Eric Stults Tagged With Loss in Padres-Nationals Match
San Diego was unable to break through against the Washington pitching staff, losing 6-0 on Sunday at PETCO Park.
Washington won as a -123 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 6 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jordan Zimmermann earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 12, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Danny Espinosa in the win.
San Diego got a 2 1/3-inning outing from Eric Stults in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 0 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Seth Smith had 1 hits in the loss for the Padres.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 13 hits, while San Diego only had 2.
Washington looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against San Francisco. San Diego will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.