Washington Downed 2-1 By Atlanta - Henry Rodriguez Takes Loss
Washington lost in extra innings on Saturday, falling 2-1 to Atlanta in 10 innings.
Bettors who backed the Braves were rewarded as -141 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Atlanta got 7 1/3 innings from Tim Hudson, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 4. Jordan Walden earned the victory, while the Braves got 1 RBI from Andrelton Simmons in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez worked 7 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Zimmerman in a losing cause.