Philadelphia Falls 5-3 to Washington - Recap
Washington scored 2 runs in inning no. 10 to edge Philadelphia 5-3 on Saturday at Citizens Bank Park.
Bettors who backed the Nationals were rewarded as -129 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.
Ross Detwiler earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 1 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jayson Werth in the win.
Philadelphia got a 7-inning outing from Cole Hamels in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 3 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Ben Revere had 2 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.
R Soriano pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.