Philadelphia vs Washington Game Final 5-0 - Roy Oswalt Earns Win
Philadelphia didn’t allow Washington to get untracked at the plate, mowing them down for a 5-0 shutout win and a trip to the pay window for bettors on Saturday.
Bettors who backed the Phillies were rewarded as -133 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Roy Oswalt earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jimmy Rollins in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher John Lannan worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Ryan Zimmerman in a losing cause.
Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.