Andrew Cashner vs Gio Gonzalez Battle Sees San Diego Fall 8-5
Washington got an 8-5 victory over San Diego on Friday, with Gio Gonzalez earning the victory and helping Nationals moneyline bettors cash out.
Washington won as a -150 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Washington got 6 2/3 innings from Gio Gonzalez, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Wilson Ramos in the win.
San Diego got a 2-inning outing from Andrew Cashner in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 3 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Chris Denorfia had 3 hits in the loss for the Padres.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.