Game Wrap - Los Angeles 7-3 Victors Over Nationals
Washington dropped a 7-3 decision at Nationals Park on Tuesday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kenley Jansen.
Bettors who backed the Dodgers were rewarded as +135 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Los Angeles got 5 innings from Ted Lilly, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 9. Kenley Jansen earned the victory, while the Dodgers got 4 RBIs from Andre Ethier in the win.
Washington got a 5-inning outing from Stephen Strasburg in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 0 walks and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Ryan Zimmerman had 2 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 13 hits, while Washington only had 7.