Colorado Downed 12-5 By Washington - Christian Friedrich Takes Loss
Adam LaRoche swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs as his Nationals defeated Colorado 12-5 at Coors Field.
Washington was favored by -142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Washington got 6 innings from Gio Gonzalez, who gave up 4 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Adam LaRoche in the win.
Colorado got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Christian Friedrich in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 0 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Jordan Pacheco had 3 hits in the loss for the Rockies.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 21-12 advantage in hits.