Robbie Erlin Tagged With Loss in Nationals-Padres Match
Washington grabbed a 11-7 win over San Diego on Sunday, as Stephen Strasburg was credited with a win at Nationals Park.
Washington was favored by -225 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Stephen Strasburg earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 2, and allowing 7 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Ryan Zimmerman in the win.
San Diego got a 4-inning outing from Robbie Erlin in the loss. He gave up 9 earned runs, 4 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Chase Headley had 3 hits in the loss for the Padres.
The battle of the bats favored San Diego as they had 12 hits, while Washington only had 11.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For San Diego, they head home to face Colorado.