Philadelphia vs Washington Final: 4-2 - Recap
Philadelphia got a 4-2 victory over Washington on Saturday, with Roy Halladay earning the victory and helping Phillies moneyline bettors cash out.
The Phillies were a -106 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Roy Halladay earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 7 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from John Mayberry in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Danny Espinosa in a losing cause.
Washington outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jonathan Papelbon who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.