Philadelphia Tops Miami 2-1 - Recap
Philadelphia grabbed a 2-1 win over Miami on Sunday, as Roy Halladay was credited with a win at Marlins Park.
The Phillies were a -135 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Roy Halladay earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Michael Young in the win.
Miami got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Kevin Slowey in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Placido Polanco had 1 hit in the loss for the Marlins.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 12 hits, while Miami only had 5.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Philadelphia heads into a battle against Cincinnati. Miami, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.