Game Wrap - Washington 13-2 Victors Over Mets
Washington scored early and often on Sunday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 13-2 win over New York.
Bettors who backed the Nationals were rewarded as -142 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Washington got 7 innings from Gio Gonzalez, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 3 RBIs from Ian Desmond in the win.
New York got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Zack Wheeler in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Josh Satin had 2 hits in the loss for the Mets.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-5 advantage in hits.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Arizona.