Toronto Falls 5-3 to Philadelphia - Recap
Philadelphia got a 5-3 victory over Toronto on Saturday, with Roy Halladay earning the victory and helping Phillies moneyline bettors cash out.
The Phillies were a -161 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Philadelphia got 9 innings from Roy Halladay, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Chase Utley in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Carlos Villanueva worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Eric Thames in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 10 hits, while Toronto only had 8.