Washington Tops St. Louis 8-1 - Recap

Washington Tops St. Louis 8-1 - Recap

Edwin Jackson reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Cardinals en route to an 8-1 win over St. Louis on Thursday at Nationals Park.

Washington won as a -106 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Washington got 8 innings from Edwin Jackson, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Bryce Harper in the win.

St. Louis' starting pitcher Jaime Garcia worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Carlos Beltran in a losing cause.

Washington outhit their counterparts 13-4 in the game.