Game Wrap - Washington 6-2 Victors Over Mets
Washington got 5 1/3 innings of work from Jordan Zimmermann en route to a 6-2 victory over New York on Friday at Citi Field.
Washington won as a +140 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jordan Zimmermann earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ivan Rodriguez in the win.
New York's starting pitcher R.A. Dickey worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josh Thole in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 9 hits, while New York only had 7.