Game Wrap - Washington 2-0 Victors Over Diamondbacks
Washington's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Arizona scoreless in a 2-0 victory on Saturday at Chase Field.
Washington was an underdog by -103 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Washington got 7 innings from Dan Haren, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 1 RBI from Ryan Zimmerman in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chris Owings in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 6 hits, while Arizona only had 5.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.