Colorado Falls 8-5 Against Philadelphia - Game Recap
Philadelphia grabbed an 8-5 win over Colorado on Saturday, as Vance Worley was credited with a win at Coors Field.
Bettors who backed the Phillies were rewarded as -123 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 11.5.
Philadelphia got 6 2/3 innings from Vance Worley, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 3 RBIs from Carlos Ruiz in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dexter Fowler in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 13 hits, while Colorado only had 9.
The game was closed out by Jonathan Papelbon who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.