Philadelphia Drops Los Angeles 9-8 - Match Report
Philadelphia grabbed a 9-8 win over Los Angeles on Wednesday, as Kyle Kendrick was credited with a win at Dodger Stadium.
Philadelphia won as a -113 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kyle Kendrick earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Chase Utley in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Chad Billingsley worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Matt Kemp in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 12-11 in the game.
The game was closed out by Ryan Madson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face Washington looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Houston.