Phillies edge Marlins
|Phillies edge Marlins|
Placido Polanco's run-scoring single in the bottom of the eighth inning lifted the Philadelphia Phillies past the Florida Marlins 8-7 on Tuesday night.
Philadelphia won as -165 home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 10-run total set by sportsbooks.
Raul Ibanez was 3-for-4 with a big fly and three runs batted in for the Phillies, as Ryan Madson picked up the win for Philadelphia in relief of Joe Blanton.
Mike Stanton went 2-for-4 with a homer for Florida, while Jose Veras took the loss for the Marlins after allowing the go-ahead run in the eighth.