Washington vs Texas Game Final 9-2 - Stephen Strasburg Earns Win
|Washington vs Texas Game Final 9-2 - Stephen Strasburg Earns Win|
Texas dropped a 9-2 decision at Nationals Park on Friday as Washington legged out a win behind winning pitcher Stephen Strasburg.
Washington was favored by -168 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.
Washington got 6 innings from Stephen Strasburg, who gave up 0 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 9. Stephen Strasburg earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Ian Desmond in the win.
Texas got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Colby Lewis in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Adrian Beltre had 3 hits in the loss for the Rangers.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 15 hits, while Texas only had 8.