Saturday night was one of those nights the Nationals’ John Lannan would just soon forget.
The Nationals fall short as Derek Lowe limits the Nationals to three hits as they fall to the Braves 3-1.
The Nationals ugly it up against the Phillies, fall 11-3.
The Nationals hit three home runs in their 9-3 win over Atlanta, including a Grand Slam from Rick Ankiel.
John Lannan gave up one earned run in a little over six innings, but also went 2 for 3 at the plate including his first MLB home run in the Nats 7-2 win over the Dodgers.
Wilson Ramos went 2 for 3, with three RBI including a two run bomb and an RBI double to help lift the Nationals over the Braves 5-2.
The Nationals have lost two in a row and are now 5-4 on the final home stand before the All-Star break.
The Nats had three solo shots, but it wasn’t enough as they lose to the Angles 4-3 in 10 in Davey Johnson’s debut as the Nationals skipper.
The win improved the Nationals record to 37-37. It is the first time the team has been at the .500 mark since May 11 win over Atlanta.
The Nationals got two in the first and that’s all they needed as they beat the Padres 2-1 for the second night in a row.