Philadelphia Tops New York 10-3 - Recap
New York pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Ryan Howard and it cost them dearly in a 10-3 loss on Friday at Citizens Bank Park.
Philadelphia won as a -140 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Vance Worley earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 4, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 6 RBIs from Ryan Howard in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Dan Murphy in a losing cause.
Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-4 advantage in hits.