Orioles hold off Nationals

Orioles hold off Nationals

Adam Jones hit a two-run homer to help the Baltimore Orioles defeat the Washington Nationals 5-3 Friday night in Game 1 of a three-game inter-league set.

The Orioles won the game as +140 underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (9) set by sportsbooks.

David Hernandez picked up his first win of the season for the Orioles, allowing one earned run over 5 1-3 innings of work.

Scott Olsen gave up four earned runs over three innings in the loss for the Nationals.