Andrew Cashner vs Mike Leake Tilt Ends in San Diego 2-1 Win
San Diego got a 2-1 victory over Cincinnati on Tuesday, with Joaquin Benoit earning the victory and helping Padres moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Padres were rewarded as +104 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
San Diego got 7 innings from Andrew Cashner, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 6. Joaquin Benoit earned the victory, while the Padres got 1 RBI from Chase Headley in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Mike Leake worked 8 innings, giving up 2 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Brandon Phillips in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 7 hits, while San Diego only had 3.
The game was closed out by Huston Street who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.