Nationals sink Devil Rays

Nationals sink Devil Rays

Ramon Ortiz pitched seven strong innings, allowing one run on four hits Sunday, as the Washington Nationals defeated the Tampa Bay Devil Rays 6-2.

The Nationals were a –113 favorite in the game. The eight runs scored were UNDER the posted over/under total (9).

Ryan Zimmerman hit a two-run home run for Washington and Jose Guillen was 2-4 with an RBI.

Carl Crawford and Jonny Gomes each had an RBI for the Devil Rays.

Jae Seo was tagged with the loss for Tampa Bay after allowing three earned runs on seven hits over five innings.