Kyle Kendrick vs Aaron Cook Battle Sees Colorado Fall 5-0
Ryan Howard swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs as his Phillies defeated Colorado 5-0 at Coors Field.
Philadelphia was favored by -112 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Kyle Kendrick earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ryan Howard in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Aaron Cook worked 4 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Eric Young in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 8 hits, while Colorado only had 4.