Braves topple Phillies
|Braves topple Phillies|
Troy Glaus smashed a three-run shot to lead the Atlanta Braves past the Philadelphia Phillies 7-3 on Tuesday night.
Atlanta won as -125 home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 7.5-run total set by oddsmakers.
Yunel Escobar was 2-for-3 with a run batted in for the Braves, as Tim Hudson gave up two runs over six innings to get the win for Atlanta.
Ryan Howard launched a two-run homer for Philadelphia, while Cole Hamels took the loss after allowing three runs over only two-thirds of an inning for the Phillies.