Scherzer Allows 4 Hits as Nationals Beat Orioles 3-2Max Scherzer ended his impressive first half with another dominant performance, taking a three-hitter into the ninth inning to lead the Washington Nationals to a 3-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.
Orioles Hit 2 HRs, Rally Past Nationals 7-3Caleb Joseph homered and drove in three runs, J.J. Hardy had four hits and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Washington Nationals 7-3 on Monday night in a duel between neighboring first-place teams.
Baltimore Sun Claims 'Baltimore is Better' Than D.C.Baltimore has thrown the latest grenade in what is apparently a heated battle between the Beltway cities.
Elfin: Long Anticipated Shot At Redemption For Davey In The Battle Of The BeltwaysIn a rivalry that hasn't meant much more than bragging rights, perhaps for the first time in the history of the Battle of the Beltways the Nationals and Orioles will both have something to play for. And for Nats' manager Davey Johnson, there's a little something extra on the line. The O’s were 98-64 in the 1997 season and haven’t won more than 79 games in any of the 14 years since firing him.
Nationals' Winning Streak Snapped against Orioles