Nationals clip Braves

Nationals clip Braves

Ronnie Belliard was 2-3 with an RBI and three runs scored Sunday, as the Washington Nationals defeated the Atlanta Braves 5-3.

The Nationals were a +130 underdog in the game and the eight runs scored fell UNDER the posted over/under total (9.5).

Nyjer Morgan was 3-5 with an RBI and a run scored for Washington, while Scott Olsen allowed only one run on eight hits in 8 2-3 innings.

Nate McLouth hit a two-run home run for Atlanta and Martin Prado was 4-4.