Phillies get past Nationals

Phillies get past Nationals

Placido Polanco was 2-for-4 with two runs batted in, as the Philadelphia Phillies downed the Washington Nationals 7-4 on Monday.

Philadelphia cashed as -270 home favorites, while the game played OVER the 9-run total listed by sportsbooks.

Chase Utley smacked a two-run jack for the Phillies, as winning pitcher Cole Hamels allowed four runs over 5 2-3 innings for Philadelphia.

Jason Marquis was tagged for six earned runs over 4 1-3 innings to take the loss for Washington, while he drove in two runs at the plate for the Nationals.