Hernandez, Nationals upend Cubs

Hernandez, Nationals upend Cubs

Winning pitcher Livan Hernandez allowed one run over seven innings to lead the Washington Nationals over the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Tuesday night.

Washington won as +140 road underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the 8-run total posted by oddsmakers.

Ian Desmond was 2-for-4 with two runs batted in for the Nationals, who got an RBI from Christian Guzman in the payday.

Geovany Soto went 2-for-4 with an RBI for Chicago, while Tom Gorzelannytook the loss after giving up two runs over seven innings for the Cubs.