Washington vs Atlanta Game Final 6-3 - John Lannan Earns Win
|Washington vs Atlanta Game Final 6-3 - John Lannan Earns Win|
Atlanta dropped a 6-3 decision at Nationals Park on Saturday as Washington legged out a win behind winning pitcher John Lannan.
The Nationals were a +123 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Washington got 5 innings from John Lannan, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Rick Ankiel in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Tommy Hanson worked 3 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Alex Gonzalez in a losing cause.
Sean Burnett pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.