Washington vs New York Wrap - Washington Wins 2-0
|Washington vs New York Wrap - Washington Wins 2-0|
Washington shook off a 10-strikeout performance by Matt Harvey and still managed to post a 2-0 victory over the Mets on Wednesday at Citi Field.
Washington was an underdog by +102 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Washington got 5 2/3 innings from John Lannan, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 1 RBI from Ryan Zimmerman in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Matt Harvey worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 10 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David Wright in a losing cause.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-7 advantage in hits.
Drew Storen pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face Atlanta looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Milwaukee.