Jordan Zimmermann Earns Win in Houston vs Washington Game

Jordan Zimmermann Earns Win in Houston vs Washington Game

Mike Morse swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs as his Nationals defeated Houston 5-0 at Minute Maid Park.

Washington was favored by -169 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.

Washington got 6 innings from Jordan Zimmermann, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 11. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Mike Morse in the win.

Houston got a 5-inning outing from Lucas Harrell in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Brett Wallace had 3 hits in the loss for the Astros.

The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 12 hits, while Houston only had 5.

Washington looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Arizona. Houston will aim to get back on the winning track vs Milwaukee.