Atlanta Downed 7-3 By Philadelphia - Kris Medlen Takes Loss
Philadelphia grabbed a 7-3 win over Atlanta on Sunday, as Jonathan Pettibone was credited with a win at Citizens Bank Park.
Bettors who backed the Phillies were rewarded as +144 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
Philadelphia got 5 1/3 innings from Jonathan Pettibone, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Ben Revere in the win.
Atlanta got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Kris Medlen in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 3 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Brian McCann had 3 hits in the loss for the Braves.
Philadelphia looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Washington. Atlanta will aim to get back on the winning track at Miami.