Game Wrap - Los Angeles 8-3 Victors Over Phillies
Los Angeles grabbed an 8-3 win over Philadelphia on Thursday, as Aaron Harang was credited with a win at Citizens Bank Park.
Bettors who backed the Dodgers were rewarded as +180 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Aaron Harang earned the victory for the Dodgers, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Andre Ethier in the win.
Philadelphia got a 6-inning outing from Cole Hamels in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Mike Fontenot had 3 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 12 hits, while Philadelphia only had 10.
Los Angeles looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Seattle. Philadelphia will aim to get back on the winning track at Baltimore.