Philadelphia Downed 5-1 By San Diego - Roy Halladay Takes Loss
Philadelphia dropped a 5-1 decision at PETCO Park on Saturday as San Diego legged out a win behind winning pitcher Cory Luebke.
Bettors who backed the Padres were rewarded as +135 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
San Diego got 8 innings from Cory Luebke, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Padres got 2 RBIs from Orlando Hudson in the win.
Philadelphia got a 7-inning outing from Roy Halladay in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Placido Polanco had 1 hit in the loss for the Phillies.
The battle of the bats favored San Diego as they had 8 hits, while Philadelphia only had 3.