Recap - Philadelphia Defeats Miami 3-1
Philadelphia grabbed a 3-1 win over Miami on Wednesday, as Cliff Lee was credited with a win at Citizens Bank Park.
The Phillies were a -171 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Cliff Lee earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jimmy Rollins in the win.
Miami got a 7-inning outing from Josh Johnson in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 3 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Lee had 2 hits in the loss for the Marlins.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Philadelphia heads into a battle against Houston. Miami, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cincinnati.