Edwin Jackson vs Trevor Cahill Tilt Ends in Arizona 5-4 Win
|Edwin Jackson vs Trevor Cahill Tilt Ends in Arizona 5-4 Win|
Anthony Rizzo swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs but it wasn't enough as Diamondbacks defeated Chicago 5-4 at Chase Field.
Bettors who backed the Diamondbacks were rewarded as -130 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Eury De La Rosa earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 1 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 1 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Didi Gregorius in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Edwin Jackson worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Anthony Rizzo in a losing cause.
Arizona outhit their counterparts 12-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Addison Reed who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.