Washington Downed 5-1 By Atlanta - Ross Detwiler Takes Loss
Atlanta grabbed a 5-1 win over Washington on Wednesday, as Kris Medlen was credited with a win at Nationals Park.
The Braves were a +100 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Kris Medlen earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 7 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Martin Prado in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Ross Detwiler worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Zimmerman in a losing cause.
Atlanta heads into a battle against San Francisco. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Philadelphia.