Philadelphia vs Washington Recap - Nationals Over Phillies 6-1
Washington got 8 innings of work from Stephen Strasburg en route to a 6-1 victory over Philadelphia on Sunday at Nationals Park.
The Nationals were a -156 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Washington got 8 innings from Stephen Strasburg, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Steve Lombardozzi in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Cole Hamels worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ben Revere in a losing cause.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-5 advantage in hits.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Baltimore looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Boston.