Los Angeles Tops Washington 2-0 - Recap
Clayton Kershaw struck out 11 batters as Los Angeles defeated Washington 2-0 in baseball wagering action Tuesday at Dodger Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Dodgers were rewarded as -187 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.
Los Angeles got 8 2/3 innings from Clayton Kershaw, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 11. He earned the victory, while the Dodgers got 2 RBIs from Andre Ethier in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Dan Haren worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Ryan Zimmerman in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 5 hits, while Los Angeles only had 4.
Kenley Jansen pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.