Recap - Washington Defeats Baltimore 9-3
Washington moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 9-3 win against the Baltimore Orioles at Nationals Park.
The Nationals were a -147 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Washington got 5 innings from Stephen Strasburg, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Danny Espinosa in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Wei-Yin Chen worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Xavier Avery in a losing cause.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-6 advantage in hits.
Washington looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Philadelphia. Baltimore will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston.