Marco Estrada Tagged With Loss in Nationals-Brewers Match
Washington went on a scoring spree on Monday at Nationals Park, running up a 12-2 win against Milwaukee and throwing fear into UNDER bettors in baseball betting action.
Bettors who backed the Nationals were rewarded as -134 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Washington got 6 2/3 innings from Jordan Zimmermann, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 4 RBIs from Ryan Zimmerman in the win.
Milwaukee got a 4-inning outing from Marco Estrada in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Ryan Braun had 2 hits in the loss for the Brewers.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 14 hits, while Milwaukee only had 8.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Milwaukee, they head on the road to face Cincinnati.