Washington vs St. Louis Game Final 3-1 - Gio Gonzalez Earns Win
|Washington vs St. Louis Game Final 3-1 - Gio Gonzalez Earns Win|
St. Louis dropped a 3-1 decision at Nationals Park on Friday as Washington legged out a win behind winning pitcher Gio Gonzalez.
Washington was an underdog by +101 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Gio Gonzalez earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Anthony Rendon in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Michael Wacha worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Allen Craig in a losing cause.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.