Clayton Richard Tagged With Loss in Padres-Nationals Match
Washington got 6 innings of work from Gio Gonzalez en route to a 3-1 victory over San Diego on Tuesday at PETCO Park.
The Nationals were a -135 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Washington got 6 innings from Gio Gonzalez, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Chad Tracy in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Clayton Richard worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Chris Denorfia in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Diego as they had 5 hits, while Washington only had 4.
Henry Rodriguez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.