Philadelphia Phillies Colorado Rockies Game Ends in 9-0 Phillies Victory - Recap
Colorado was unable to break through against the Philadelphia pitching staff, losing 9-0 on Monday at Citizens Bank Park.
Bettors who backed the Phillies were rewarded as -105 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 9.
Kyle Kendrick earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 4, and allowing 6 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 5 RBIs from Ryan Howard in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Troy Tulowitzki in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 12 hits, while Colorado only had 7.