Washington Drops Milwaukee 8-2 - Match Report
Washington moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of an 8-2 win against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park.
The Nationals were a +140 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Edwin Jackson earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Steve Lombardozzi in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Aramis Ramirez in a losing cause.