Game Wrap - Washington 9-4 Victors Over Giants
Washington got 5 2/3 innings of work from Edwin Jackson en route to a 9-4 victory over San Francisco on Wednesday at Nationals Park.
Washington was an underdog by -103 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Washington got 5 2/3 innings from Edwin Jackson, who gave up 4 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Ryan Zimmerman in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner worked 5 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Pablo Sandoval in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 12 hits, while San Francisco only had 7.