Matt Cain Tagged With Loss in Nationals-Giants Match
Washington moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 5-2 win against the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park.
Bettors who backed the Nationals were rewarded as +110 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
Washington got 6 innings from Jordan Zimmermann, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Ivan Rodriguez in the win.
San Francisco got a 6-inning outing from Matt Cain in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Buster Posey had 2 hits in the loss for the Giants.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 10 hits, while San Francisco only had 7.
The game was closed out by Drew Storen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.