Washington vs Philadelphia Final: 8-4 - Recap
|Washington vs Philadelphia Final: 8-4 - Recap|
Stephen Strasburg reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 11 Phillies en route to a 8-4 win over Philadelphia on Wednesday at Nationals Park.
Washington won as a -185 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7 were rewarded at the payout window.
Stephen Strasburg earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 11, walking 0, and allowing 7 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Anthony Rendon in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher AJ Burnett worked 6 innings, giving up 10 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Reid Brignac in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 11 hits, while Philadelphia only had 9.