Tim Lincecum Tagged With Loss in Nationals-Giants Match
Washington moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 6-5 win against the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park.
The Nationals were a -148 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Jordan Zimmermann earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 2, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Anthony Rendon in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Tim Lincecum worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Pablo Sandoval in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 13 hits, while Washington only had 8.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 3 hits in his outing.