Ross Detwiler Tagged With Loss in Dodgers-Nationals Match
Washington dropped a 3-1 decision at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Zack Greinke.
Bettors who backed the Dodgers were rewarded as -142 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.
Los Angeles got 5 1/3 innings from Zack Greinke, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Dodgers got 1 RBI from Adrian Gonzalez in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Ross Detwiler worked 3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Wilson Ramos in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Brandon League who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Washington, they head on the road to face San Diego.