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Tony Watson Earns Win in Pittsburgh vs Washington Game

Tony Watson Earns Win in Pittsburgh vs Washington Game

A.J. Burnett reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Nationals en route to a 5-4 win over Washington on Tuesday at PNC Park.

Bettors who backed the Pirates were rewarded as -103 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.

Pittsburgh got 8 innings from A.J. Burnett, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 10. Tony Watson earned the victory, while the Pirates got 2 RBIs from Rod Barajas in the win.

Washington got a 7-inning outing from Edwin Jackson in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Adam LaRoche had 2 hits in the loss for the Nationals.

The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 9 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 5.