Ian Kennedy vs Ross Detwiler Tilt Ends in Washington 2-1 Win
|Ian Kennedy vs Ross Detwiler Tilt Ends in Washington 2-1 Win|
Washington got 6 1/3 innings of work from Ross Detwiler en route to a 2-1 victory over Arizona on Thursday at Nationals Park.
The Nationals were a +100 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Washington got 6 1/3 innings from Ross Detwiler, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 1 RBI from Bryce Harper in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Ian Kennedy worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Aaron Hill in a losing cause.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 4-3 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Henry Rodriguez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Washington heads into a battle against Philadelphia. Arizona, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.