Washington Tops Philadelphia 6-0 - Recap
Philadelphia struck out 10 times against Stephen Strasburg in losing 6-0 to Washington on Sunday at Nationals Park.
Washington was favored by -215 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Stephen Strasburg earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Denard Span in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Kyle Kendrick worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 11 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Kevin Frandsen in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 13 hits, while Philadelphia only had 4.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face San Francisco looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Atlanta.