Philadelphia Drops Atlanta 3-2 - Match Report
Philadelphia pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Evan Gattis but still escaped with a 3-2 victory on Sunday at Citizens Bank Park.
Philadelphia won as a -122 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Philadelphia got 8 innings from Cole Hamels, who gave up 2 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Darin Ruf in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Paul Maholm worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Evan Gattis in a losing cause.
Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-2 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by B.J. Rosenberg who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Philadelphia heads into a battle against San Diego. Atlanta, meanwhile, will have their next action against Miami.