Hudson, Braves blank Nationals
|Hudson, Braves blank Nationals|
Tim Hudson tossed seven scoreless innings to earn the win in the Atlanta Braves' 5-0 victory over the Washington Nationals on Monday night.
Atlanta cashed as -125 home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 6.5-run total set by sportsbooks.
Yunel Escobar was 2-for-3 with a run batted in for the Braves, who also got RBIs from Martin Prado, Eric Hinske, Gregor Blanco, and Omar Infante in the payday.
Roger Bernadina went 2-for-3 for Washington, while Stephen Strasburg allowed three earned runs over 6 1-3 innings to take the loss for the Nationals.