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Game Wrap - Washington 6-5 Victors Over Orioles

Max Scherzer reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Orioles en route to a 6-5 win over Baltimore on Sunday at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

Washington was favored by -166 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.

Washington got 7 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 5 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 10. Max Scherzer earned the victory, while the Nationals got 2 RBIs from Carter Kieboom in the win.

Baltimore's starting pitcher Shawn Armstrong worked 1.1 innings, giving up 0 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Pedro Severino in a losing cause.

The game was closed out by Daniel Hudson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.

Washington heads into a battle against Atlanta. Baltimore, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.