Washington vs Miami Game Final 5-2 - Craig Stammen Earns Win
|Washington vs Miami Game Final 5-2 - Craig Stammen Earns Win|
Washington needed extra innings to claim victory on Sunday, scoring late against Miami for a 5-2 final at Marlins Park.
Washington was favored by -142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Craig Stammen earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Denard Span in the win.
Miami got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Henderson Alvarez in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Marcell Ozuna had 2 hits in the loss for the Marlins.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-11 advantage in hits.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Miami, they head on the road to face Milwaukee.