Nationals fall to Phillies
|Nationals fall to Phillies|
Ryan Howard homered and drove in three runs on Wednesday as the Philadelphia Phillies grabbed an 8-4 win over the Washington Nationals.
The Phillies were winners as -170 road favorites in this contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (9).
Phillies starter Cole Hamels went five innings in the win, giving up two earned runs on five hits while fanning five batters.
Jason Marquis was tagged with the loss for the Nationals, allowing six earned runs on eight hits over his four innings.