Game Wrap - Arizona 8-1 Victors Over Nationals
Arizona grabbed an 8-1 win over Washington on Thursday, as Wade Miley was credited with a win at Nationals Park.
Bettors who backed the Diamondbacks were rewarded as +123 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Wade Miley earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 4, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Chris Young in the win.
Washington got a 6-inning outing from John Lannan in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Brian Bixler had 2 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
Arizona outhit their counterparts 14-8 in the game.
Next game, Arizona takes its act home to face San Diego looking for another win. For Washington, they head on the road to face Cincinnati.