Florida Falls 5-2 to Washington - Recap
Washington moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 5-2 win against the Florida Marlins at Sun Life Stadium.
Washington was an underdog by +122 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Washington got 7 innings from Tom Gorzelanny, who gave up 2 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Adam LaRoche in the win.
Florida got a 6-inning outing from Chris Volstad in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Mike Stanton had 1 hit in the loss for the Marlins.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 9 hits, while Florida only had 2.
Drew Storen pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.