Recap - Philadelphia Defeats Miami 6-1
Cole Hamels struck out 11 batters as Philadelphia defeated Miami 6-1 in baseball wagering action Wednesday at Citizens Bank Park.
Bettors who backed the Phillies were rewarded as -225 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Philadelphia got 7 innings from Cole Hamels, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 11. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Ryan Howard in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher Jacob Turner worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Adeiny Hechavarria in a losing cause.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 9-5 in the game.
Philadelphia looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Milwaukee. Miami will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.