Phillies down Mets
The Philadelphia Phillies snapped a three-game losing skid with a 7-2 victory over the New York Mets Friday night in the opener of a three-game series at Citizens Bank Park.
Philadelphia won the game as -160 favorites, while the nine runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9.5).
Jimmy Rollins, Chase Utley, and Greg Dobbs all drove in a pair of runs for the Phillies. Rodrigo Lopez allowed six hits and two runs over 6 1-3 innings to earn the win.
Nick Evans and Brian Schneider drove in the runs for the Mets. Livan Hernandez gave up 10 hits and seven runs over three innings in the loss.