Johnny Cueto Tagged With Loss in Nationals-Reds Match
Washington got $Innings innings of work from Doug Fister en route to a 9-4 victory over Cincinnati on Tuesday at Nationals Park.
Washington was favored by -109 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Doug Fister earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Danny Espinosa in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Johnny Cueto worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Zack Cozart in a losing cause.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.