Philadelphia Tops Arizona 9-2 - Recap
Arizona dropped a 9-2 decision at Citizens Bank Park on Wednesday as Philadelphia legged out a win behind winning pitcher Cliff Lee.
The Phillies were a -230 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Cliff Lee earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jimmy Rollins in the win.
Arizona got a 6-inning outing from Joe Saunders in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Ryan Roberts had 1 hit in the loss for the Diamondbacks.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 12-3 in the game.