Washington Downed 3-2 By New York - Jordan Zimmermann Takes Loss
New York moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 3-2 win against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park.
The Mets were a +183 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Dillon Gee earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 7 2/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ike Davis in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann worked 7 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Zimmerman in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 7 hits, while Washington only had 6.
LaTroy Hawkins pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.