Philadelphia Chicago Game Ends in 2-0 Phillies Victory - Recap
Chicago was unable to break through against the Philadelphia pitching staff, losing 2-0 on Saturday at Wrigley Field.
Philadelphia was favored by -117 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Philadelphia got 7 innings from Cliff Lee, who gave up 0 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Phillies got 1 RBI from Chase Utley in the win.
Chicago got a 7-inning outing from Jeff Samardzija in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Starlin Castro had 3 hits in the loss for the Cubs.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 10-7 in the game.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.