Cole Hamels vs Paul Maholm Battle Sees Philadelphia Fall 8-7
Atlanta grabbed an 8-7 win over Philadelphia on Sunday, as Peter Moylan was credited with a win at Turner Field.
Atlanta won as a -110 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Atlanta got 2 innings from Paul Maholm, who gave up 7 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 1. Peter Moylan earned the victory, while the Braves got 3 RBIs from Chipper Jones in the win.
Philadelphia got a 6-inning outing from Cole Hamels in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while John Mayberry had 3 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 10 hits, while Philadelphia only had 9.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Cincinnati.