Roy Halladay Tagged With Loss in Phillies-Nationals Match
Washington moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 5-2 win against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
Washington was an underdog by +132 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Washington got 6 innings from Jordan Zimmermann, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Bryce Harper in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Roy Halladay worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Placido Polanco in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 10 hits, while Philadelphia only had 9.
The game was closed out by Tyler Clippard who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.