Colorado Falls 3-2 to Philadelphia - Recap
Philadelphia got a 3-2 victory over Colorado on Friday, with Jonathan Papelbon earning the victory and helping Phillies moneyline bettors cash out.
The Phillies were a -195 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Jonathan Papelbon earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 1, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Laynce Nix in the win.
Colorado got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Jeff Francis in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Josh Rutledge had 2 hits in the loss for the Rockies.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 10 hits, while Colorado only had 8.