Washington Nationals Atlanta Braves Game Ends in 3-0 Braves Victory - Recap
|Washington Nationals Atlanta Braves Game Ends in 3-0 Braves Victory - Recap|
Gavin Floyd led Atlanta to a shutout performance against Washington 3-0 on Thursday at Nationals Park.
The Braves were a +132 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.
Gavin Floyd earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Chris Johnson in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Danny Espinosa in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 11-3 in the game.
The game was closed out by Craig Kimbrel who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.