Washington vs Baltimore Recap - Orioles Over Nationals 2-1
Washington struck out 10 times against Jason Hammel in losing 2-1 to Baltimore on Friday at Camden Yards.
The Orioles were a -111 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Jason Hammel earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from J.J. Hardy in the win.
Washington got a 7-inning outing from Jordan Zimmermann in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Ian Desmond had 2 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
The battle of the bats favored Baltimore as they had 8 hits, while Washington only had 5.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.