Ricky Nolasco vs Stephen Strasburg Tilt Ends in Los Angeles 3-2 Win
Washington dropped a 3-2 decision at Nationals Park on Friday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Ronald Belisario.
Los Angeles was an underdog by +142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Ronald Belisario earned the victory for the Dodgers, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Hanley Ramirez in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Zimmerman in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 9 hits, while Los Angeles only had 8.
The game was closed out by Kenley Jansen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.