Edinson Volquez Tagged With Loss in Padres-Phillies Match
Philadelphia grabbed a 4-1 win over San Diego on Friday, as Cole Hamels was credited with a win at PETCO Park.
Philadelphia was favored by -136 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Cole Hamels earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Juan Pierre in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Edinson Volquez worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Cameron Maybin in a losing cause.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 11-6 in the game.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.