Philadelphia vs Washington Game Final 4-1 - Cole Hamels Earns Win
|Philadelphia vs Washington Game Final 4-1 - Cole Hamels Earns Win|
Washington dropped a 4-1 decision at Citizens Bank Park on Wednesday as Philadelphia legged out a win behind winning pitcher Cole Hamels.
Philadelphia won as a -147 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 6.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cole Hamels earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Shane Victorino in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Edwin Jackson worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Danny Espinosa in a losing cause.
Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-6 advantage in hits.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Washington, they head on the road to face Atlanta.