Jason Marquis vs Vance Worley Battle Sees Washington Fall 7-4
Washington dropped a 7-4 decision at Citizens Bank Park on Wednesday as Philadelphia legged out a win behind winning pitcher Vance Worley.
Philadelphia was favored by -147 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Philadelphia got 6 innings from Vance Worley, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Shane Victorino in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Jason Marquis worked 5 innings, giving up 10 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Alex Cora in a losing cause.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 11-9 in the game.