Baltimore Downed 9-6 By Philadelphia - Jake Arrieta Takes Loss
Shane Victorino drove in 5 runs as his Phillies defeated Baltimore 9-6 at Camden Yards.
Philadelphia was an underdog by +111 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Joe Blanton earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 7 hits and 5 earned runs. That effort was supported by 5 RBIs from Shane Victorino in the win.
Baltimore got a 4-inning outing from Jake Arrieta in the loss. He gave up 9 earned runs, 0 walks and 11 hits in his time on the mound, while Endy Chavez had 2 hits in the loss for the Orioles.
Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-9 advantage in hits.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.