Colorado vs Philadelphia Game Final 7-1 - Jhoulys Chacin Earns Win
Colorado used a 3-HR day from Jason Giambi on Thursday at Citizens Bank Park as the Rockies defeated Philadelphia 7-1 in baseball action.
Colorado won as a -130 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jhoulys Chacin earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 7 RBIs from Jason Giambi in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Kyle Kendrick worked 3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Placido Polanco in a losing cause.
Colorado outhit their counterparts 15-6 in the game.
Colorado looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Milwaukee. Philadelphia will aim to get back on the winning track vs Texas.