Washington Downed 11-0 By New York - Jordan Zimmermann Takes Loss
Dan Murphy swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 5 runs as his Mets defeated Washington 11-0 at Nationals Park.
Bettors who backed the Mets were rewarded as +215 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
New York got 7 innings from Jenrry Mejia, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 5 RBIs from Dan Murphy in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Steve Lombardozzi in a losing cause.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-8 advantage in hits.