Phillies edge past Rockies

Phillies edge past Rockies

Ben Francisco belted a two-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies outlasted the Colorado Rockies 4-3 in a rain-delayed Sunday matinee at Citizens Bank Park.

The Phillies won this contest as -138 favorites, while the seven runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9) set by sportsbooks.

Ryan Madson fanned a couple batters in one inning of relief in the win for the Phillies, and Brad Lidge closed out the game for his ninth save.

Ryan Spilborghs hit a two-run homer for the Rockies. Joe Beimel gave up two runs in relief and suffered the loss.