Miami vs Philadelphia Recap - Phillies Over Marlins 4-3
Philadelphia got 1 inning of work from Antonio Bastardo en route to a 4-3 victory over Miami on Sunday at Citizens Bank Park.
Philadelphia was favored by -110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Philadelphia got 6 innings from Kyle Kendrick, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 7. Antonio Bastardo earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Wil Nieves in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez worked 6 innings, giving up 12 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Casey McGehee in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 13 hits, while Miami only had 6.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Miami, they head home to face Washington.