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Tampa Bay Rays Washington Nationals Game Ends in 5-3 Nationals Victory - Recap

Washington got a 5-3 victory over Tampa Bay on Tuesday, with Anibal Sanchez earning the victory and helping Nationals moneyline bettors cash out.

The Nationals were a +135 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.

Washington got 5 innings from Anibal Sanchez, who gave up 3 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 6. Anibal Sanchez earned the victory, while the Nationals got 1 RBIs from Josh Harrison in the win.

Tampa Bay got a 3.1-inning outing from Aaron Slegers in the loss. He gave up 1 earned runs, 3 walks and 0 hits in his time on the mound, while Willy Adames had 1 hits in the loss for the Rays.

Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-6 advantage in hits.

The game was closed out by Daniel Hudson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.

Washington heads into a battle against Atlanta. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, will have their next action against Boston.