Game Wrap - Washington 4-2 Victors Over Blue Jays
Washington got a 4-2 victory over Toronto on Tuesday, with Chien-Ming Wang earning the victory and helping Nationals moneyline bettors cash out.
The Nationals were a +142 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Washington got 5 innings from Chien-Ming Wang, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Danny Espinosa in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez worked 7 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Bautista in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 10 hits, while Toronto only had 5.
The game was closed out by Tyler Clippard who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.