Boston vs Philadelphia Wrap - Philadelphia Wins 6-4
Philadelphia moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 6-4 win against the Boston Red Sox at Citizens Bank Park.
The Phillies were a -150 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Philadelphia got 7 innings from Cole Hamels, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Carlos Ruiz in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Daniel Bard worked 5 innings, giving up 3 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mike Aviles in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 8 hits, while Philadelphia only had 6.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.