Philadelphia Falls 9-6 Against Washington - Game Recap
Philadelphia dropped a 9-6 decision at Citizens Bank Park on Tuesday as Washington legged out a win behind winning pitcher Gio Gonzalez.
The Nationals were a -171 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Washington got 5 2/3 innings from Gio Gonzalez, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 4 RBIs from Wilson Ramos in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Ethan Martin worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Cody Asche in a losing cause.
Washington outhit their counterparts 11-8 in the game.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.