Washington Drops Atlanta 5-4 - Match Report

Washington Drops Atlanta 5-4 - Match Report

Washington got 1 1/3 innings of work from Sean Burnett en route to a 5-4 victory over Atlanta on Friday at Turner Field.

The Nationals were a +107 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.

Washington got 6 2/3 innings from Ross Detwiler, who gave up 4 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 1. Sean Burnett earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Ian Desmond in the win.

Atlanta's starting pitcher Randall Delgado worked 4 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Michael Bourn in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 15 hits, while Atlanta only had 7.

Tyler Clippard pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.