Houston Falls 5-4 Against Philadelphia - Game Recap
Philadelphia grabbed a 5-4 win over Houston on Friday, as Danys Baez was credited with a win at Citizens Bank Park.
Philadelphia was favored by -255 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Philadelphia got 6 innings from Roy Halladay, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 6. Danys Baez earned the victory, while the Phillies got 1 RBI from Ryan Howard in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Brett Myers worked 7 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Angel Sanchez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 10 hits, while Houston only had 9.