Jhoulys Chacin vs Jordan Zimmermann Tilt Ends in Washington 2-0 Win
Jordan Zimmermann led Washington to a shutout performance against Colorado 2-0 on Sunday at Nationals Park.
Washington won as a -132 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Washington got 6 1/3 innings from Jordan Zimmermann, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 1 RBI from Roger Bernadina in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Todd Helton in a losing cause.
Colorado enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-5 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Drew Storen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Washington heads into a battle against Atlanta. Colorado, meanwhile, will have their next action against Milwaukee.