Recap - Washington Defeats Atlanta 3-0
|Recap - Washington Defeats Atlanta 3-0|
Ross Detwiler led Washington to a shutout performance against Atlanta 3-0 on Sunday at Nationals Park.
Washington won as a +101 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Washington got 6 innings from Ross Detwiler, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Mike Morse in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Mike Minor worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David Ross in a losing cause.
Washington outhit their counterparts 9-4 in the game.
Drew Storen pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face Florida looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face Philadelphia.