Phillies rout Indians for sweep
Placido Polanco went 4-for-5 with a pair of runs batted in and the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Cleveland Indians 12-3 for a sweep of the three-game series at Citizens Bank Park Thursday afternoon.
The Phillies won this game as -150 favorites, and the 15 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (9.5) set by sportsbooks.
Joe Blanton pitched 7 2-3 innings for the victory, giving up six hits and three runs with eight strikeouts.
Fausto Carmona surrendered nine hits and seven runs over four innings in the loss for the Indians.