Atlanta vs Washington Recap - Braves Over Nationals 3-2
|Atlanta vs Washington Recap - Braves Over Nationals 3-2|
Atlanta grabbed a 3-2 win over Washington on Sunday, as Tommy Hanson was credited with a win at Nationals Park.
Atlanta won as a +125 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Atlanta got 7 innings from Tommy Hanson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Jason Heyward in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Bryce Harper in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 9 hits, while Washington only had 6.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act on the road to face Miami looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face New York.