Washington Nationals vs Philadelphia Phillies Wrap - Washington Wins 7-0
Philadelphia was unable to break through against the Washington pitching staff, losing 7-0 on Tuesday at Nationals Park.
The Nationals were a -200 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.
Jordan Zimmermann earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Anthony Rendon in the win.
Philadelphia got a 6-inning outing from David Buchanan in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 2 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Chase Utley had 1 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 10 hits, while Philadelphia only had 6.