Chris Narveson vs Cliff Lee Battle Sees Milwaukee Fall 4-3
Philadelphia got a 4-3 victory over Milwaukee on Wednesday, with Ryan Madson earning the victory and helping Phillies moneyline bettors cash out.
The Phillies were a -200 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Philadelphia got 6 innings from Cliff Lee, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 1. Ryan Madson earned the victory, while the Phillies got 3 RBIs from Placido Polanco in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Chris Narveson worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Prince Fielder in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 10 hits, while Philadelphia only had 6.
The game was closed out by Jose Contreras who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Philadelphia looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against San Diego. Milwaukee will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.