Recap - Los Angeles Defeats Arizona 4-3
Los Angeles grabbed a 4-3 win over Arizona on Friday, as Clayton Kershaw was credited with a win at Dodger Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Dodgers were rewarded as -210 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
Clayton Kershaw earned the victory for the Dodgers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Matt Kemp in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Chase Anderson worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Gerardo Parra in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Arizona as they had 10 hits, while Los Angeles only had 13.
The game was closed out by Kenley Jansen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 1 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.