Phillies down Braves
|Phillies down Braves|
Cole Hamels allowed one run over eight innings to earn the win in the Philadelphia Phillies' 3-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night.
Philadelphia won as -200 home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 8-run total listed by sportsbooks.
Placido Polanco, Raul Ibanez, and Carlos Ruiz drove in runs for the Phillies, as Brad Lidge pitched the ninth inning for Philadelphia to get the save.
Brian McCann knocked in the lone run for Atlanta, while Brandon Beachy gave up one earned run over 4 1-3 innings to take the loss for the Braves.