Simontacchi tosses gem for Nationals
|Simontacchi tosses gem for Nationals|
Jason Simontacchi combined on a four-hitter Sunday, as the Washington Nationals defeated the Cleveland Indians 3-1 in the rubber match of the three-game series at RFK Stadium .
Washington won the game as +145 underdogs, while the four runs fell well UNDER the posted over/under (10).
Ronnie Belliard was 3-for-3 with a run scored, while Jesus Flores drove in two RBI for Washington. Simontacchi evened his record at (5-5) with the win, and Chad Cordero closed out the ninth with his 13th save.
Franklin Gutierrez homered for the Indians, while Jake Westbrook allowed seven hits and three runs in the loss.