Washington Tops Los Angeles 3-2 - Recap
Washington got 7 1/3 innings of work from Stephen Strasburg en route to a 3-2 victory over Los Angeles on Wednesday at Nationals Park.
The Nationals were a -141 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Washington got 7 1/3 innings from Stephen Strasburg, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Adam LaRoche in the win.
Los Angeles got a 6-inning outing from Dan Haren in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Carl Crawford had 2 hits in the loss for the Dodgers.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-7 advantage in hits.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Washington looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Oakland. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Francisco.