Washington vs Kansas City Wrap - Washington Wins 11-10
|Washington vs Kansas City Wrap - Washington Wins 11-10|
Washington got a 11-10 victory over Kansas City on Friday, with Tanner Roark earning the victory and helping Nationals moneyline bettors cash out.
Washington was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Tanner Roark earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 4 2/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 1, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Bryce Harper in the win.
Kansas City got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Bruce Chen in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 5 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Alex Gordon had 3 hits in the loss for the Royals.
The game was closed out by Rafael Soriano who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.