Miami vs Washington Wrap - Washington Wins 2-1
|Miami vs Washington Wrap - Washington Wins 2-1|
Washington grabbed a 2-1 win over Miami on Tuesday, as Ross Ohlendorf was credited with a win at Nationals Park.
Washington was favored by -150 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Ross Ohlendorf earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Jayson Werth in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Christian Yelich in a losing cause.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-4 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Rafael Soriano who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.