Dodgers down Nationals in rubber match
The Los Angeles Dodgers scored four runs in the first inning en route to a 7-6 win over the Washington Nationals Thursday night in the series rubber match at Nationals Park.
Los Angeles won the game as -155 favorites, while the 13 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9.5).
Matt Kemp went 3-for-5 at the plate with a three-run homer to lead the Dodgers. Ramon Troncoso earned the win in relief, and Jonathan Broxton closed out the victory with his 36th save.
Alberto Gonzalez had three hits and drove in one run for the Nationals. Ron Villone gave up the winning run and suffered the loss.