The Phillies won the final game of their roadtrip, 7-2 over the Diamondbacks, behind strong pitching from Cole Hamels. Cole went 8 solid innings, giving up just 2 runs on 4 hits and 1 walk, striking out 7. Recently recalled Mike Schwimer threw the 9th. Carlos Ruiz (.302) had 3 hits, scored a run and drove in another, while Freddy Galvis had a walk in 4 plate appearances.
In Milwaukee, the Astros beat the Brewers, 7-5. Jay Happ started for Houston and lasted 6 innings, allowing 4 runs on 7 hits and 2 walks, picking out 8 Ks, and no decision......... In Baltimore, Kyle Drabek was just outdone, losing 3-0 to Baltimore. Drabek (2-1, 2.25) went 6 good innings and gave up just 2 runs on 5 hits and 3 walks........In Los Angeles, the Braves scored 3 in the 9th to take a 4-2 win from the Dodgers. Michael Bourn (.312) saw his hitting streak stopped at 6 games with an 0 for 4.