Kansas City Falls 7-2 to Washington - Recap
Washington grabbed a 7-2 win over Kansas City on Saturday, as Jordan Zimmermann was credited with a win at Kauffman Stadium.
The Nationals were a -106 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Washington got 7 2/3 innings from Jordan Zimmermann, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Ian Desmond in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Wade Davis worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Billy Butler in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 9 hits, while Washington only had 8.