New York Falls 8-2 Against Washington - Game Recap
New York dropped an 8-2 decision at Citi Field on Thursday as Washington legged out a win behind winning pitcher Tanner Roark.
Washington won as a -119 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Washington got 6 innings from Tanner Roark, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Adam LaRoche in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Zack Wheeler worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Curtis Granderson in a losing cause.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-7 advantage in hits.
Washington looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Atlanta. New York will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cincinnati.