Scott Diamond Tagged With Loss in Twins-Phillies Match
Philadelphia moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 6-1 win against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.
The Phillies were a +121 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Philadelphia got 9 innings from Joe Blanton, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 3 RBIs from Jim Thome in the win.
Minnesota got a 6-inning outing from Scott Diamond in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Joe Mauer had 2 hits in the loss for the Twins.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
Philadelphia looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Toronto. Minnesota will aim to get back on the winning track vs Milwaukee.