Philadelphia Tops Houston 10-3 - Recap
Philadelphia got $Innings innings of work from David Buchanan en route to a 10-3 victory over Houston on Wednesday at Citizens Bank Park.
Philadelphia won as a -136 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
David Buchanan earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 0, and allowing 9 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Chase Utley in the win.
Houston got a 5-inning outing from Brad Peacock in the loss. He gave up 8 earned runs, 4 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Chris Carter had 2 hits in the loss for the Astros.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 12 hits, while Houston only had 10.