Arizona Falls 8-1 to Washington - Recap

Arizona Falls 8-1 to Washington - Recap

Arizona dropped a 8-1 decision at Nationals Park on Tuesday as Washington legged out a win behind winning pitcher Stephen Strasburg.

The Nationals were a -240 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.

Washington got 8 innings from Stephen Strasburg, who gave up 1 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 4. Stephen Strasburg earned the victory, while the Nationals got 4 RBIs from Ian Desmond in the win.

Arizona got a 2-inning outing from Chase Anderson in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while David Peralta had 1 hits in the loss for the Diamondbacks.

Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-3 advantage in hits.