Recap - Atlanta Defeats Washington 11-10
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 11 as Washington was handed a 11-10 defeat against Atlanta on Friday at Nationals Park.
The Braves were a +134 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Atlanta got 4 innings from Tommy Hanson, who gave up 8 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 5. Eric O'Flaherty earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Michael Bourn in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Steve Lombardozzi in a losing cause.
Chad Durbin pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.