AJ Burnett vs Jordan Zimmermann Tilt Ends in Washington 11-0 Win
It wasn't going to be a low-scoring affair and Washington made sure they came out on the winning end on Saturday, grabbing a 11-0 victory over Philadelphia at Nationals Park.
Washington was favored by -174 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.
Washington got 7 innings from Jordan Zimmermann, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 8. Jordan Zimmermann earned the victory, while the Nationals got 4 RBIs from Anthony Rendon in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher AJ Burnett worked 1 2/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Grady Sizemore in a losing cause.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-7 advantage in hits.