The Nationals came back from the depths of complete offensive deficiency to beat the Marlins Saturday evening, to make this game one of those victories that will stand out above the rest at the end of the season.
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.