Washington vs Pittsburgh Game Final 7-4 - Gio Gonzalez Earns Win
Gio Gonzalez reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Pirates en route to a 7-4 win over Pittsburgh on Wednesday at Nationals Park.
The Nationals were a -141 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Washington got 7 innings from Gio Gonzalez, who gave up 3 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 4 RBIs from Adam LaRoche in the win.
Pittsburgh got a 6-inning outing from Erik Bedard in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Andrew McCutchen had 2 hits in the loss for the Pirates.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 7 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 6.
Henry Rodriguez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.