Nationals earn split with Reds

Nationals earn split with Reds

The Washington Nationals closed out a backend of a four-game set with a 7-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds, earning a split of the series at Great American Ball Park Thursday.

The Nationals won the game as +165 underdogs, while the eight runs went UNDER the posted over/under (8.5) set by sportsbooks.

Adam Dunn belted a two-run homer to lead the Nationals. Livan Hernandez picked up the victory, allowing six hits and one run over his eight innings.

Edinson Volquez was rocked for six runs off five hits over 2 1-3 innings in the loss for the Reds.