Colorado Downed 4-3 By Washington - Matt Belisle Takes Loss
Colorado dropped a 4-3 decision at Nationals Park on Wednesday as Washington legged out a win behind winning pitcher Doug Fister.
Washington won as a -185 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Washington got 7 innings from Doug Fister, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 5. Doug Fister earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Jayson Werth in the win.
Colorado got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Tyler Matzek in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Justin Morneau had 2 hits in the loss for the Rockies.
Colorado enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-7 advantage in hits.
R Soriano pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.
Washington looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Colorado will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Los Angeles.