Colorado vs Philadelphia Final: 3-1 - Recap
Colorado got a 3-1 victory over Philadelphia on Saturday, with Jordan Lyles earning the victory and helping Rockies moneyline bettors cash out.
Colorado was favored by -137 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Colorado got 7 innings from Jordan Lyles, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Rockies got 2 RBIs from Justin Morneau in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Kyle Kendrick worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jimmy Rollins in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Colorado as they had 6 hits, while Philadelphia only had 5.
The game was closed out by LaTroy Hawkins who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.