Cole Hamels vs Gerrit Cole Tilt Ends in Philadelphia 6-4 Win
Philadelphia got 7 innings of work from Cole Hamels en route to a 6-4 victory over Pittsburgh on Thursday at PNC Park.
Philadelphia was an underdog by +123 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Philadelphia got 7 innings from Cole Hamels, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Ben Revere in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Gerrit Cole worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Starling Marte in a losing cause.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 14-9 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jonathan Papelbon who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head on the road to face Chicago.