Philadelphia vs New York Game Final 5-2 - Cole Hamels Earns Win
Cole Hamels reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Mets en route to a 5-2 win over New York on Saturday at Citi Field.
The Phillies were a -146 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Cole Hamels earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 0, and allowing 7 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ryan Howard in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey worked 7 2/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Reyes in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 8 hits, while New York only had 7.
Ryan Madson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.