Nationals topple Pirates

Nationals topple Pirates

Adam Dunn belted a two-run homer and the Washington Nationals defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 Wednesday night.

The Nationals won the game as -135 favorites, and the 12 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9) set by sportsbooks.

Drew Storen went to 2-0 with the win in relief, and Matt Capps collected his 20th save in closing out the ninth.

D.J. Carrasco gave up the winning run in relief and suffered the loss for the Pirates.