Washington Downed 2-1 By San Diego - Jordan Zimmermann Takes Loss
San Diego got 7 innings of work from Tim Stauffer en route to a 2-1 victory over Washington on Saturday at Nationals Park.
Bettors who backed the Padres were rewarded as +127 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Tim Stauffer earned the victory for the Padres, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 4, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Blake Tekotte in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jerry Hairston Jr in a losing cause.
San Diego outhit their counterparts 7-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Heath Bell who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.