Philadelphia Downed 6-5 By San Francisco - Jonathan Papelbon Takes Loss
|Philadelphia Downed 6-5 By San Francisco - Jonathan Papelbon Takes Loss|
San Francisco needed extra innings to claim victory on Saturday, scoring late against Philadelphia for a 6-5 final at Citizens Bank Park.
San Francisco won as a +119 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
San Francisco got 8 innings from Matt Cain, who gave up 5 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. Sergio Romo earned the victory, while the Giants got 3 RBIs from Buster Posey in the win.
Philadelphia got a 7 2/3-inning outing from Cole Hamels in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 3 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Shane Victorino had 1 hit in the loss for the Phillies.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 12 hits, while Philadelphia only had 5.
Santiago Casilla pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.