Washington Tops Florida 6-4 - Recap
Florida dropped a 6-4 decision at Sun Life Stadium on Monday as Washington legged out a win behind winning pitcher Atahualpa Severino.
Bettors who backed the Nationals were rewarded as +142 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Washington got 4 1/3 innings from Tom Milone, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. Atahualpa Severino earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Mike Morse in the win.
Florida's starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Emilio Bonifacio in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Henry Rodriguez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.