Nationals clinch series from Astros
Michael Morse homered and drove in three runs as the Washington Nationals clobbered the Houston Astros 7-2 Thursday, clinching the four-game series.
The Nationals won the finale as -120 favorites, and the nine runs made it OVER the posted over/under (8) set by sportsbooks.
Danny Espinosa and Roger Bernadina hit two-run homers for the Nationals. Ross Detwiler surrendered seven hits and two runs over six innings for the win.
Nelson Figueroa suffered the loss for the Astros, giving up six hits and five runs over his six innings.