Recap - Philadelphia Defeats Toronto 7-6
Philadelphia got a 7-6 victory over Toronto on Friday, with Danys Baez earning the victory and helping Phillies moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Phillies were rewarded as +135 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
Philadelphia got 7 innings from Kyle Kendrick, who gave up 6 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 5. Danys Baez earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Ryan Howard in the win.
Toronto got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Ricky Romero in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Aaron Hill had 2 hits in the loss for the Blue Jays.
Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-8 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Antonio Bastardo who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.