Washington vs Atlanta Recap - Braves Over Nationals 7-6
|Washington vs Atlanta Recap - Braves Over Nationals 7-6|
Atlanta scored 1 run in the 10 to edge Washington 7-6 on Friday at Turner Field.
Atlanta won as a -120 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Luis Avilan earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 2, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Ramiro Pena in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Tanner Roark worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Bryce Harper in a losing cause.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-9 advantage in hits.