Washington Colorado Game Ends in 4-2 Rockies Victory - Recap
Colorado got a 4-2 victory over Washington on Monday, with Josh Roenicke earning the victory and helping Rockies moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Rockies were rewarded as +171 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 10.5.
Colorado got 5 innings from Jeff Francis, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. Josh Roenicke earned the victory, while the Rockies got 1 RBI from Dexter Fowler in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jesus Flores in a losing cause.
Washington outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
Rafael Betancourt pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.