Cubs topple Nationals

Cubs topple Nationals

Carlos Zambrano tossed the win and helped out offensively with two RBIs as the Chicago Cubs defeated the Washington Nationals 3-1 Friday night at Nationals Park.

Chicago won this game as -150 favorites, but the team’s played UNDER the posted over/under (9).

Aramis Ramirez smacked a solo home run for the Cubs. Zambrano went five innings on the mound for the win, allowing four hits and one run.

Nick Johnson scored the only Nationals run after a bases-loaded walk to Willie Harris. Craig Stammen gave up six hits and three runs over six innings in the loss.