San Diego Drops Washington 4-3 - Match Report
San Diego needed extra innings to claim victory on Thursday, scoring late against Washington for a 4-3 final at Nationals Park.
Bettors who backed the Padres were rewarded as +146 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
San Diego got 5 1/3 innings from Eric Stults, who gave up 2 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 3. Alex Torres earned the victory, while the Padres got 2 RBIs from Yasmani Grandal in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Denard Span in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 16 hits, while San Diego only had 8.
Huston Street pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.