Tommy Hanson Tagged With Loss in Braves-Nationals Match
Washington moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 5-2 win against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field.
Washington was an underdog by +165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Washington got 5 2/3 innings from John Lannan, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Wilson Ramos in the win.
Atlanta got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Tommy Hanson in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Jordan Schafer had 1 hit in the loss for the Braves.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 9 hits, while Atlanta only had 5.
Drew Storen pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.