Jason Marquis Tagged With Loss in Dodgers-Nationals Match
Chad Billingsley struck out 10 batters as Los Angeles defeated Washington 3-1 in baseball wagering action Sunday at Dodger Stadium.
Los Angeles was favored by -135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Los Angeles got 7 innings from Chad Billingsley, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Dodgers got 2 RBIs from Aaron Miles in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Jason Marquis worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Ryan Zimmerman in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 5-2 in the game.
Javy Guerra pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face Florida.