Recap - Philadelphia Defeats Chicago 9-1
Chicago pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Jimmy Rollins and it cost them dearly in a 9-1 loss on Wednesday at Wrigley Field.
Philadelphia was favored by -115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 11.5.
Philadelphia got 8 innings from Vance Worley, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 3 RBIs from Jimmy Rollins in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Ryan Dempster worked 3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Aramis Ramirez in a losing cause.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 12-4 in the game.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face San Diego looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Houston.