Michael Schwimer Tagged With Loss in Nationals-Phillies Match
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 11 as Philadelphia was handed a 4-3 defeat against Washington on Friday at Nationals Park.
Washington was favored by -178 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Ryan Perry earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jesus Flores in the win.
Philadelphia got a 5-inning outing from Kyle Kendrick in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Ruiz had 2 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 14 hits, while Philadelphia only had 6.