Philadelphia Atlanta Game Ends in 7-1 Phillies Victory - Recap
Atlanta dropped a 7-1 decision at Turner Field on Tuesday as Philadelphia legged out a win behind winning pitcher Roy Oswalt.
Philadelphia was an underdog by -101 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Roy Oswalt earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Hunter Pence in the win.
Atlanta got a 4-inning outing from Derek Lowe in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 0 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Brian McCann had 2 hits in the loss for the Braves.
Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-4 advantage in hits.