Game Wrap - Philadelphia 8-3 Victors Over Reds
Philadelphia grabbed a 8-3 win over Cincinnati on Sunday, as Cliff Lee was credited with a win at Citizens Bank Park.
The Phillies were a -137 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Cliff Lee earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 9 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Cody Asche in the win.
Cincinnati got a 6-inning outing from Tony Cingrani in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Devin Mesoraco had 4 hits in the loss for the Reds.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 9 hits, while Philadelphia only had 10.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face Miami looking for another win. For Cincinnati, they head on the road to face Washington.