Philadelphia vs San Francisco Final: 4-3 - Recap
|Philadelphia vs San Francisco Final: 4-3 - Recap|
John Mayberry swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs as his Phillies defeated San Francisco 4-3 at Citizens Bank Park.
Philadelphia was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Kyle Kendrick earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 2 1/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 2, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from John Mayberry in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Barry Zito worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Nathan Schierholtz in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 10 hits, while San Francisco only had 9.
Philadelphia looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Milwaukee. San Francisco will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Diego.