Cliff Lee vs Taylor Jordan Tilt Ends in Washington 8-5 Win
Washington grabbed an 8-5 win over Philadelphia on Saturday, as Tanner Roark was credited with a win at Nationals Park.
The Nationals were a +103 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Tanner Roark earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jayson Werth in the win.
Philadelphia got a 6-inning outing from Cliff Lee in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Domonic Brown had 2 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 11 hits, while Philadelphia only had 8.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.