Gio Gonzalez Tagged With Loss in Nationals-Phillies Match
Philadelphia moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 5-4 win against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park.
The Phillies were a +145 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Cole Hamels earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 3, and allowing 8 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Carlos Ruiz in the win.
Washington got a 6-inning outing from Gio Gonzalez in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Denard Span had 3 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 13-10 in the game.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.