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Philadelphia Atlanta Game Ends in 7-1 Phillies Victory - Recap

Atlanta dropped a 7-1 decision at Turner Field on Tuesday as Philadelphia legged out a win behind winning pitcher Roy Oswalt.

Philadelphia was an underdog by -101 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.

Roy Oswalt earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Hunter Pence in the win.

Atlanta got a 4-inning outing from Derek Lowe in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 0 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Brian McCann had 2 hits in the loss for the Braves.

Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-4 advantage in hits.