Henderson Alvarez vs Jordan Zimmermann Tilt Ends in Miami 8-5 Win
|Henderson Alvarez vs Jordan Zimmermann Tilt Ends in Miami 8-5 Win|
Washington lost in extra innings on Wednesday, falling 8-5 to Miami in 10 innings.
Miami was an underdog by +134 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Miami got 5 innings from Henderson Alvarez, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. Kevin Slowey earned the victory, while the Marlins got 2 RBIs from Reed Johnson in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Nate McLouth in a losing cause.
Washington outhit their counterparts 15-14 in the game.
Miami heads into a battle against Atlanta. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Texas.