Washington Drops Philadelphia 6-1 - Match Report
Washington got 5 2/3 innings of work from Brad Peacock en route to a 6-1 victory over Philadelphia on Thursday at Citizens Bank Park.
The Nationals were a +185 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Washington got 5 2/3 innings from Brad Peacock, who gave up 0 earned runs on 1 hit, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Mike Morse in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Roy Oswalt worked 7 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Carlos Ruiz in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 7 hits, while Philadelphia only had 4.
Washington looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Atlanta. Philadelphia will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.