Recap - Philadelphia Defeats St. Louis 8-7
|Recap - Philadelphia Defeats St. Louis 8-7|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 11 as St. Louis was handed an 8-7 defeat against Philadelphia on Sunday at Citizens Bank Park.
The Phillies were a +105 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Jeremy Horst earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Erik Kratz in the win.
St. Louis got a 5-inning outing from Lance Lynn in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Matt Carpenter had 4 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 14-7 in the game.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face Miami looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head home to face Arizona.