Philadelphia Falls 9-5 Against New York - Game Recap
New York needed extra innings to claim victory on Tuesday, scoring late against Philadelphia for a 9-5 final at Citizens Bank Park.
New York was an underdog by +129 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
New York got 4 1/3 innings from Chris Young, who gave up 5 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 2. Robert Parnell earned the victory, while the Mets got 3 RBIs from Kelly Shoppach in the win.
Philadelphia got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Vance Worley in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 0 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Chase Utley had 2 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
New York outhit their counterparts 14-6 in the game.