Arizona Falls 7-2 Against Philadelphia - Game Recap
Philadelphia grabbed a 7-2 win over Arizona on Wednesday, as Cole Hamels was credited with a win at Chase Field.
Philadelphia was favored by -119 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Cole Hamels earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Hunter Pence in the win.
Arizona got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Trevor Cahill in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Willie Bloomquist had 1 hit in the loss for the Diamondbacks.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 13 hits, while Arizona only had 4.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Arizona, they head on the road to face Miami.