Cubs edge Phillies

Cubs edge Phillies

Aramis Ramirez's homer in the bottom of the eighth inning lifted the Chicago Cubs over the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Friday.

Chicago cashed as -130 home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 10-run total set by oddsmakers.

Marlon Byrd was 2-for-4 with a two-run dinger for the Cubs, as Sean Marshall picked up the win in relief of Ted Lilly for Chicago.

Ryan Howard hit at two-run shot for Philadelphia, while Ryan Madson was tagged with the loss after allowing Ramirez's blast in the eighth.