Jayson Werth homered and drove in four runs, and Tanner Roark pitched seven strong innings to lead the Washington Nationals to a 10-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
Ryan Zimmerman’s go-ahead single in the 10th inning had the Nationals celebrating on the field. Washington got some good news off the field, too.
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Roberto Hernandez pitched four-hit ball over 7 1-3 innings, outdueling Gio Gonzalez and leading the Philadelphia Phillies past the Washington Nationals 1-0 Sunday.
Washington Nationals right-hander Tanner Roark chalked up his latest outing as a learning experience for a young pitcher.
Darin Ruf is too good of a hitter not to play. The Phillies just need a place for him in the lineup.
Denard Span was in the middle of discussing his 26-game hitting streak when cheers, claps and whoops erupted from out-of-sight sections of the Washington Nationals clubhouse.
The Washington Nationals watched their winning streak end in deflating fashion Saturday night.
Jordan Zimmermann became the National League’s first 16-game winner, pitching seven solid innings to lead the Washington Nationals past the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 on Wednesday night.
Carlos Ruiz hit a tiebreaking RBI single in Philadelphia’s two-run eighth inning, helping the Phillies edge the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Monday night.