Reds even series with Nationals

Reds even series with Nationals

The Cincinnati Reds scored three times in the eighth inning to put away the Washington Nationals 5-1 and even the three-game series Saturday night.

Cincinnati won the game as -135 favorites, while the six runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9) set by sportsbooks.

Mike Leake ran his perfect record to 5-0, allowing seven hits and one run over seven innings for the Reds.

Luis Atilano was tagged for six hits and two runs over seven innings in the Nationals loss.