New York vs Washington Wrap - Washington Wins 5-3
Washington moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 5-3 win against the New York Mets at Nationals Park.
The Nationals were a -152 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Washington got 7 innings from Edwin Jackson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 4 RBIs from Adam LaRoche in the win.
New York got a 6-inning outing from Jeremy Hefner in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Kirk Nieuwenhuis had 1 hit in the loss for the Mets.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 9 hits, while New York only had 3.
The game was closed out by Tyler Clippard who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.