Cory Luebke vs Cole Hamels Tilt Ends in Philadelphia 3-1 Win
Cole Hamels reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Padres en route to a 3-1 win over San Diego on Friday at Citizens Bank Park.
Philadelphia was favored by -184 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Philadelphia got 8 innings from Cole Hamels, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 1 RBI from Carlos Ruiz in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Cory Luebke worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jason Bartlett in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 6 hits, while San Diego only had 3.
The game was closed out by Ryan Madson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.