New York vs Washington Wrap - Washington Wins 7-6
|New York vs Washington Wrap - Washington Wins 7-6|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 12 as New York was handed a 7-6 defeat against Washington on Tuesday at Nationals Park.
Washington won as a -156 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Washington got 6 innings from Jordan Zimmermann, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. Ross Detwiler earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Ian Desmond in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Chris Young worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Scott Hairston in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 13 hits, while New York only had 10.