Cubs double Phillies; avoid sweep
The Chicago Cubs exploded for 13 hits in a 10-5 win over Philadelphia Wednesday afternoon, ending the Philles 10-game win streak and avoiding a three-game sweep at Citizens Bank Park.
Chicago won the game as -115 favorites, and the 15 runs sailed OVER the day’s posted over/under (9.5).
Aramis Ramirez went 2-for-4 at the plate with two runs batted in for the Cubs. Carlos Zambrano tossed 6 2-3 innings for the win, and Kevin Gregg sealed the victory with his 19th save.
Pedro Feliz drove in a pair of runs in a losing cause for the Phillies. Jamie Moyer surrendered eight hits and five runs over five innings.