Los Angeles Philadelphia Game Ends in 3-1 Phillies Victory - Recap
Los Angeles struck out 10 times against Cliff Lee in losing 3-1 to Philadelphia on Monday at Citizens Bank Park.
Bettors who backed the Phillies were rewarded as -185 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Philadelphia got 7 innings from Cliff Lee, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 1 RBI from Placido Polanco in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Ted Lilly worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jamey Carroll in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 9-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Ryan Madson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.