C.J. Wilson Tagged With Loss in Phillies-Rangers Match
Philadelphia shook off a 10-strikeout performance by C.J. Wilson and still managed to post a 3-2 victory over the Rangers on Friday at Citizens Bank Park.
The Phillies were a -155 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Roy Halladay earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ben Francisco in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher C.J. Wilson worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 10 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Adrian Beltre in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-4 advantage in hits.
Ryan Madson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.