Phillies sweep away Cubs
The Philadelphia Phillies completed a three-game sweep of the Chicago Cubs with a 6-1 victory in the series finale Thursday afternoon at Wrigley Field.
Philadelphia won the game as -145 favorites, while the seven runs went UNDER the day’s posted over/under (8).
Ryan Howard launched a three-run homer to pace the Phillies, while Pedro Feliz homered and drove in two runs. Cliff Lee fanned eight batters over eight innings of work for his 10th win.
Ryan Theriot drove in the only run for the Cubs. Ryan Dempster allowed eight hits and six runs over seven innings to suffer the loss.