Vance Worley vs Mike Leake Tilt Ends in Philadelphia 6-4 Win
Philadelphia got a 6-4 victory over Cincinnati on Thursday, with Vance Worley earning the victory and helping Phillies moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Phillies were rewarded as -122 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Philadelphia got 6 innings from Vance Worley, who gave up 4 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Michael Martinez in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Mike Leake worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Brandon Phillips in a losing cause.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 12-8 in the game.
Ryan Madson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Philadelphia looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Florida. Cincinnati will aim to get back on the winning track at St. Louis.