Recap - Washington Defeats Houston 4-3
|Recap - Washington Defeats Houston 4-3|
Washington needed extra innings to claim victory on Friday, scoring late against Houston for a 4-3 final at Nationals Park.
Washington won as a -128 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Washington got 5 2/3 innings from Tom Milone, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 3. Tyler Clippard earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Ryan Zimmerman in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Bud Norris worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jason Bourgeois in a losing cause.
Houston outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.