Washington vs Milwaukee Game Final 4-2 - Tyler Clippard Earns Win
Washington scored 2 runs in inning no. 16 to edge Milwaukee 4-2 on Tuesday at Miller Park.
Bettors who backed the Nationals were rewarded as +101 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Tyler Clippard earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 1 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 1, and allowing 1 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ryan Zimmerman in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Braun in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 11 hits, while Milwaukee only had 10.
R Soriano pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.