Nationals fend off Yankees

Nationals fend off Yankees

The Washington Nationals held off a ninth-inning rally for a 3-2 upset over the New York Yankees Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium.

Washington won this game as +180 underdogs, while the five runs went UNDER the posted over/under (11).

Nick Johnson hit a two-run triple, and Adam Dunn went deep for the Nationals. John Lannan allowed four hits and two runs over 8 2-3 innings to earn the victory.

Johnny Damon and Robinson Cano hit solo home runs for the Yankees. Chien-Ming Wang gave up six hits and three runs over five innings to suffer the loss.