Game Wrap - Washington 7-4 Victors Over Phillies
Washington grabbed a 7-4 win over Philadelphia on Tuesday, as Livan Hernandez was credited with a win at Nationals Park.
The Nationals were a +117 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Washington got 6 2/3 innings from Livan Hernandez, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Wilson Ramos in the win.
Philadelphia got a 6-inning outing from Joe Blanton in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Placido Polanco had 2 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 10-9 in the game.
Sean Burnett pitched the final 1 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.