Washington Baltimore Game Ends in 3-1 Nationals Victory - Recap
Baltimore dropped a 3-1 decision at Camden Yards on Saturday as Washington legged out a win behind winning pitcher Edwin Jackson.
Bettors who backed the Nationals were rewarded as +106 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Edwin Jackson earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Adam LaRoche in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Wei-Yin Chen worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Wilson Betemit in a losing cause.
Washington outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
Tyler Clippard pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.