Howard powers Phillies over Twins
Ryan Howard was a perfect 4-for-4 with two home runs and three RBIs as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Minnesota Twins 9-5 Friday night at Citizens Bank Park.
The Phillies won the game as -135 favorites, and the 14 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (10) set by sportsbooks.
Joe Blanton scattered seven hits and three runs over six innings to pick up the win for the Phillies.
Nick Blackburn surrendered eight runs off six hits in just 1 2-3 innings in the loss.