Recap - Washington Defeats New York 8-2
|Recap - Washington Defeats New York 8-2|
Washington needed extra innings to claim victory on Monday, scoring late against New York for an 8-2 final at Citi Field.
Washington won as a -135 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Washington got 6 innings from Jordan Zimmermann, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 6. Tom Gorzelanny earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Bryce Harper in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Chris Young worked 7 innings, giving up 3 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Ruben Tejada in a losing cause.
Washington outhit their counterparts 9-8 in the game.