Giants sweep doubleheader
The San Francisco Giants scored three runs in the fifth inning and earned a 4-1 win in a rain-shortened six-inning game Thursday night at Nationals Park.
San Francisco won the game as -115 favorites, while the five runs went UNDER the game’s posted over/under (8.5).
Rich Aurilia had two hits and drove in one run for the Giants. Matt Cain fanned seven batters in five innings in the victory.
Ryan Zimmerman drove in the only run for the Nationals. Ross Detwiler gave up 10 hits and four runs over 5 2-3 innings in the loss.