Yunesky Maya vs Matt Cain Battle Sees Washington Fall 3-1
Washington struck out 11 times against Matt Cain in losing 3-1 to San Francisco on Wednesday at AT&T Park.
San Francisco was favored by -168 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Matt Cain earned the victory for the Giants, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 11, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Brandon Crawford in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Yunesky Maya worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ian Desmond in a losing cause.
San Francisco outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
Next game, San Francisco takes its act home to face Cincinnati looking for another win. For Washington, they head on the road to face San Diego.