Los Angeles Tops Philadelphia 5-3 - Recap
|Los Angeles Tops Philadelphia 5-3 - Recap|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 12 as Philadelphia was handed a 5-3 defeat against Los Angeles on Wednesday at Dodger Stadium.
The Dodgers were a -118 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Los Angeles got 8 innings from Clayton Kershaw, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 7. Jamey Wright earned the victory, while the Dodgers got 3 RBIs from Matt Kemp in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Cliff Lee worked 8 innings, giving up 2 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Shane Victorino in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 10-9 in the game.
Los Angeles looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against New York. Philadelphia will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Francisco.