Anibal Sanchez vs Livan Hernandez Tilt Ends in Florida 1-0 Win
|Anibal Sanchez vs Livan Hernandez Tilt Ends in Florida 1-0 Win|
Anibal Sanchez led Florida to a shutout performance against Washington 1-0 on Saturday at Nationals Park.
Florida was favored by -130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Anibal Sanchez earned the victory for the Marlins, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Mike Stanton in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Livan Hernandez worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Laynce Nix in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Florida as they had 6 hits, while Washington only had 4.
Leo Nunez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.