New York Mets Washington Nationals Game Ends in 4-1 Nationals Victory - Recap
Washington got $Innings innings of work from Stephen Strasburg en route to a 4-1 victory over New York on Thursday at Citi Field.
Bettors who backed the Nationals were rewarded as -155 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.
Washington got 7 innings from Stephen Strasburg, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 8. Stephen Strasburg earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Bryce Harper in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Dillon Gee worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Dan Murphy in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 5 hits, while New York only had 3.
The game was closed out by R Soriano who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Chicago.