Nationals blank Braves

Nationals blank Braves

Livan Hernandez threw eight shutout innings to earn the win in the Washington Nationals' 6-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.

Washington cashed as +185 road underdogs, while the game played UNDER the 8-run total listed by sportsbooks.

Hernandez was 2-for-4 with a homer and two runs batted in for the Nationals, as Adam Dunn went 2-for-3 with a two-run dinger for Washington.

Brian McCann was 2-for-4 for Atlanta, while losing pitcher Jair Jurrjens gave up four runs over five innings for the Braves.