Philadelphia vs Pittsburgh Final: 6-5 - Recap
Philadelphia used a 2-HR day from Raul Ibanez on Sunday at Citizens Bank Park as the Phillies defeated Pittsburgh 6-5 in baseball action.
Philadelphia won as a -185 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Antonio Bastardo earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Raul Ibanez in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Jeffrey Karstens worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Xavier Paul in a losing cause.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 11-10 in the game.
Philadelphia looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Colorado. Pittsburgh will aim to get back on the winning track vs Chicago.