Trevor Cahill vs Cliff Lee Tilt Ends in Philadelphia 5-4 Win
Philadelphia got a 5-4 victory over Arizona on Sunday, with Jonathan Papelbon earning the victory and helping Phillies moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Phillies were rewarded as -147 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Philadelphia got 8 innings from Cliff Lee, who gave up 4 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 5. Jonathan Papelbon earned the victory, while the Phillies got 1 RBI from Chase Utley in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Trevor Cahill worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Justin Upton in a losing cause.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 12-9 in the game.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Arizona, they head on the road to face Pittsburgh.