San Diego Tops Atlanta 3-2 - Recap
San Diego scored 1 run in inning no. 12 to edge Atlanta 3-2 on Saturday at PETCO Park.
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 6.5.
Tim Stauffer earned the victory for the Padres, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Yangervis Solarte in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Ervin Santana worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Freddie Freeman in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 9 hits, while San Diego only had 11.