Chicago vs Washington Recap - Cubs Over Nationals 10-9
Chicago got 2 innings of work from Sean Marshall en route to a 10-9 victory over Washington on Thursday at Nationals Park.
Chicago was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Chicago got 2 innings from Matt Garza, who gave up 6 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 4. Sean Marshall earned the victory, while the Cubs got 3 RBIs from Darwin Barney in the win.
Washington got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Livan Hernandez in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 0 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Roger Bernadina had 3 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 15-13 in the game.
Carlos Marmol pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Chicago heads into a battle against Pittsburgh. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Colorado.