Milwaukee Downed 8-5 By Washington - Tom Gorzelanny Takes Loss
Washington's Wilson Ramos was a wrecking crew on Thursday, driving in 5 runs to lead the Nationals to an 8-5 result against Milwaukee.
Washington was favored by -148 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Washington got 5 2/3 innings from Taylor Jordan, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. Drew Storen earned the victory, while the Nationals got 5 RBIs from Wilson Ramos in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Donovan Hand worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Norichika Aoki in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 11 hits, while Milwaukee only had 10.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face San Diego looking for another win. For Milwaukee, they head home to face New York.