The Washington Nationals had lost three in a row and had managed just four runs in the past 26 innings.
The Washington Nationals loss their fourth straight game on Tuesday night to start a nine game homestand. Check out post-game video from Davey Johnson, Jordan Zimmermann & Laynce Nix.
The Nationals turned a 6-2 deficit into an 8-6 victory, scoring six runs in an inning for only the fourth time this season.
Jordan Zimmermann had a great outing leading the Nationals to a 2-0 victory and take three of four against the Padres.
The Nationals beat the Phillies 2-1 on Wednesday thanks to Laynce Nix’s home run and run-saving diving catch. Check out post-game video of Nix, John Lannan, Jayson Werth and Jim Riggleman talk about winning the game and the series.
Nix crushed the go ahead home run, and made a diving catch in left field that saved multiple runs, to preserve a hard fought 2-1 win over the first place Phillies.
The Nationals blasted six home runs and 19 hits against five Orioles pitchers, scoring at least one run in every inning but the first and third frames
Werth slammed his second homer of the season, added a double, walked and stole a base in the Nationals 7-4 win over visiting Philadelphia.