New York Falls 3-2 to Washington - Recap
Washington got a 3-2 victory over New York on Wednesday, with Jordan Zimmermann earning the victory and helping Nationals moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Nationals were rewarded as -114 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.
Jordan Zimmermann earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Asdrubal Cabrera in the win.
New York got a 7-inning outing from Bartolo Colon in the loss. He gave up 1 earned runs, 1 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Matt den Dekker had 2 hits in the loss for the Mets.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 8 hits, while Washington only had 9.
R Soriano pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 3 hits in his outing.