Brandon League Tagged With Loss in Phillies-Dodgers Match
|Brandon League Tagged With Loss in Phillies-Dodgers Match|
Los Angeles dropped a 3-2 decision at Citizens Bank Park on Sunday as Philadelphia legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jonathan Papelbon.
Philadelphia won as a -115 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Philadelphia got 7 innings from Cole Hamels, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 8. Jonathan Papelbon earned the victory, while the Phillies got 1 RBI from Michael Young in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Andre Ethier in a losing cause.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-7 advantage in hits.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Miami.