Doug Fister vs Dan Haren Battle Sees Detroit Fall 5-4
Washington got a 5-4 victory over Detroit on Thursday, with earning the victory and helping Nationals moneyline bettors cash out.
Washington won as a +109 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing innings of work, striking out , walking , and allowing hits and earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Bryce Harper in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Doug Fister worked 3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out in the loss. They got 3 hits from Omar Infante in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 12-9 in the game.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Cleveland.