Washington Downed 3-2 By Colorado - John Lannan Takes Loss
Colorado grabbed a 3-2 win over Washington on Friday, as Jason Hammel was credited with a win at Nationals Park.
Colorado was an underdog by +117 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Colorado got 6 1/3 innings from Jason Hammel, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Rockies got 1 RBI from Ty Wigginton in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher John Lannan worked 3 1/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Roger Bernadina in a losing cause.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-5 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Huston Street who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.