Philadelphia vs Atlanta Game Final 2-1 - Cliff Lee Earns Win
Cliff Lee struck out 10 batters as Philadelphia defeated Atlanta 2-1 in baseball wagering action Friday at Citizens Bank Park.
Bettors who backed the Phillies were rewarded as +103 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Philadelphia got 8 innings from Cliff Lee, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Cody Asche in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Mike Minor worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 9 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Freddie Freeman in a losing cause.
Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 4-3 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Jonathan Papelbon who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.