Game Wrap - Washington 6-2 Victors Over Phillies
Gio Gonzalez struck out 11 batters as Washington defeated Philadelphia 6-2 in baseball wagering action Wednesday at Citizens Bank Park.
The Nationals were a -118 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Drew Storen earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Ian Desmond in the win.
Philadelphia got a 7 2/3-inning outing from Kyle Kendrick in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 1 walk and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Michael Young had 2 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 8 hits, while Philadelphia only had 4.
Washington looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Colorado. Philadelphia will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.