Atlanta Falls 4-1 to Washington - Recap
|Atlanta Falls 4-1 to Washington - Recap|
Stephen Strasburg struck out 10 batters as Washington defeated Atlanta 4-1 in baseball wagering action Tuesday at Nationals Park.
Washington was favored by -141 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Stephen Strasburg earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jesus Flores in the win.
Atlanta got a 7-inning outing from Paul Maholm in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Jason Heyward had 3 hits in the loss for the Braves.
Washington outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.
Tyler Clippard pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.