Washington Downed 5-3 By Philadelphia - Drew Storen Takes Loss
Dan Haren struck out 10 Philadelphia batters, but it wasn't enough as the Phillies defeated Washington 5-3 in MLB action Saturday.
Philadelphia won as a +149 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Philadelphia got 6 innings from Jonathan Pettibone, who gave up 3 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 6. Chad Durbin earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Domonic Brown in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Dan Haren worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Denard Span in a losing cause.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-6 advantage in hits.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.