Game Wrap - Washington 4-1 Victors Over Dodgers
Washington got 6 innings of work from Ross Detwiler en route to a 4-1 victory over Los Angeles on Thursday at Nationals Park.
Washington was favored by -119 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Washington got 6 innings from Ross Detwiler, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 1 RBI from Ryan Zimmerman in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Chris Capuano worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Mark Ellis in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 7 hits, while Los Angeles only had 4.
Drew Storen pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Washington heads into a battle against Milwaukee. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cincinnati.