Philadelphia Drops Washington 2-1 - Match Report
Washington dropped a 2-1 decision at Nationals Park on Friday as Philadelphia legged out a win behind winning pitcher Fausto Carmona.
Bettors who backed the Phillies were rewarded as +200 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Philadelphia got 8 innings from Fausto Carmona, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. Fausto Carmona earned the victory, while the Phillies got 1 RBIs from Marlon Byrd in the win.
Washington got a 7-inning outing from Doug Fister in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Ian Desmond had 2 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
Washington outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.
Jon Papelbon pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.