Recap - Philadelphia Defeats Florida 14-2
|Recap - Philadelphia Defeats Florida 14-2|
Philadelphia scored early and often on Tuesday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 14-2 win over Florida.
The Phillies were a -139 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Cole Hamels earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Ryan Howard in the win.
Florida got a 4-inning outing from Chris Volstad in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 1 walk and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Mike Stanton had 2 hits in the loss for the Marlins.
Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 18 -10 advantage in hits.