Philadelphia Tops Los Angeles 5-3 - Recap
Los Angeles dropped a 5-3 decision at Citizens Bank Park on Saturday as Philadelphia legged out a win behind winning pitcher David Buchanan.
The Phillies were a +119 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Philadelphia got 5 innings from David Buchanan, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. David Buchanan earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Jimmy Rollins in the win.
Los Angeles's starting pitcher Dan Haren worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Andre Ethier in a losing cause.
Jon Papelbon pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.