Washington Downed 4-2 By Arizona - Livan Hernandez Takes Loss
Arizona moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 4-2 win against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park.
The Diamondbacks were a -112 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Daniel Hudson earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 8 2/3 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 0, and allowing 9 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Miguel Montero in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Livan Hernandez worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Ian Desmond in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 9 hits, while Arizona only had 8.
J.J. Putz pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.