Roy Halladay Earns Win in Philadelphia vs St. Louis Game
Philadelphia grabbed a 3-1 win over St. Louis on Friday, as Roy Halladay was credited with a win at Citizens Bank Park.
Philadelphia was favored by -121 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Roy Halladay earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Chase Utley in the win.
St. Louis got a 7-inning outing from Kyle Lohse in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 2 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Beltran had 2 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-4 advantage in hits.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.