Washington Drops San Diego 6-2 - Match Report
Washington grabbed a 6-2 win over San Diego on Thursday, as Stephen Strasburg was credited with a win at PETCO Park.
Washington was favored by -147 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Stephen Strasburg earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 3, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ryan Zimmerman in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Edinson Volquez worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chase Headley in a losing cause.
Washington outhit their counterparts 7-4 in the game.