Washington Downed 5-3 By Miami - Edwin Jackson Takes Loss
Miami got a 5-3 victory over Washington on Monday, with Carlos Zambrano earning the victory and helping Marlins moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Marlins were rewarded as -102 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Miami got 6 innings from Carlos Zambrano, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Marlins got 2 RBIs from Carlos Lee in the win.
Washington got a 5-inning outing from Edwin Jackson in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Ryan Zimmerman had 3 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
Washington outhit their counterparts 11-7 in the game.
Michael Dunn pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Miami looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Washington will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.