Washington vs Cincinnati Recap - Nationals Over Reds 2-1
Washington got a 2-1 victory over Cincinnati on Saturday, with Jordan Zimmermann earning the victory and helping Nationals moneyline bettors cash out.
Washington was an underdog by +129 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Washington got 7 innings from Jordan Zimmermann, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 1 RBI from Danny Espinosa in the win.
Cincinnati got a 5-inning outing from Mat Latos in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 5 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Zack Cozart had 1 hit in the loss for the Reds.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-5 advantage in hits.
Henry Rodriguez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.