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Washington vs San Diego Game Final 5-1 - M Scherzer Earns Win

M Scherzer struck out 13 batters as Washington defeated San Diego 5-1 in baseball wagering action Friday at Nationals Park.

The Nationals were a -240 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.

M Scherzer earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 8.2 innings of work, striking out 13, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from M Taylor in the win.

San Diego's starting pitcher Luis Perdomo worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Ryan Schimpf in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 8 hits, while San Diego only had 3.

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