Mark Buehrle out-dueled All-Star Gio Gonzalez and pitched the Miami Marlins to a win over the NL East leaders.
The Nationals are sitting on D.C.’s first winning season in baseball in 43 years, with the most All-Stars representing the team since it’s inception 7 years ago, so it’s only fitting that, with an opening in 2015, Commissioner Selig brings the mid-summer classic back to the nation’s capital.
Giancarlo Stanton hit his 12th home run in May to tie the franchise record for a single month and the Miami Marlins earned their 20th comeback victory Wednesday night, completing a three-game sweep of the first-place Washington Nationals with a 5-3 win.
Giancarlo Stanton hit his 11th home run of May, one short of the Marlins’ record for a month, helping Miami rally past the Washington Nationals 5-3 Monday.
Marlin’s first baseman Gaby Sanchez’s errant throw to second base in the 10th set up Ian Desmond’s game-winning sacrifice fly as the Washington Nationals won 3-2 on Saturday.
Ross Detwiler and three relievers combined on a four-hitter, Rick Ankiel homered and had three hits and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 2-0 on Friday night.
The Washington Nationals have been playing good baseball as of late. Their good fortunes continued with a 3-2 win over the Miami Marlins Friday night.
Ricky Nolasco breezed through the first inning in four pitches, setting the stage for the Miami Marlins to snap the Washington Nationals two-game winning streak.