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Aug 22

This Day in Washington Nationals History – Willie Harris hit’s his first career grand slam

August 22

2008Willie Harris hit his first career grand slam and added a two-run homer as the Washington Nationals (46-83) rallied from a four-run deficit to rout the Chicago Cubs (78-50) 13-5.

2011Jayson Werth’s fourth inning three-run homer was more than enough for the Washington Nationals (62-64) as they beat the Arizona Diamondbacks (69-59) 4-1.

Standings At Close of Play of August 22, 2005

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Atlanta Braves                 125   71   54    0  .568     -   602  505
Florida Marlins                124   66   58    0  .532   4.5   559  509
Philadelphia Phillies          126   67   59    0  .532   4.5   576  572
Washington Nationals           124   65   59    0  .524   5.5   491  496
New York Mets                  124   64   60    0  .516   6.5   563  508

The Nationals did not play on this date.

Standings At Close of Play of August 22, 2006

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
New York Mets                  124   76   48    0  .613     -   651  557
Philadelphia Phillies          125   63   62    0  .504  13.5   669  647
Atlanta Braves                 125   59   66    0  .472  17.5   641  627
Florida Marlins                125   59   66    0  .472  17.5   577  595
Washington Nationals           126   54   72    0  .429  23.0   575  657

Florida Marlins 7, Washington Nationals 5

Day

Game Played on Tuesday, August 22, 2006 (N) at Dolphin Stadium

WAS N    0  0  1    0  1  1    0  1  1  -   5  9  2
FLA N    1  0  0    0  1  2    0  3  x  -   7  9  2
BATTING
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Soriano lf                    5   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Lopez ss                      4   1   1   0       0   1       3   3
Zimmerman 3b                  4   0   0   1       1   0       2   3
Johnson 1b                    3   1   2   2       0   0       8   0
Vidro 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
  Castro pr,2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Kearns rf                     3   1   1   1       1   1       2   0
Church cf                     2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Mateo ph,cf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Harper c                      4   1   2   0       0   0       4   0
Bergmann p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Anderson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   5   9   5       2   5      24  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Lopez-Vidro, Zimmerman-Johnson.
E: Lopez (22), Zimmerman (11).
BATTING - 
2B: Harper (2,off Johnson); Soriano 2 (32,off Johnson,off Borowski).
HR: Kearns (18,6th inning off Johnson 0 on 1 out); Johnson (19,8th inning off
Tankersley 0 on 1 out).
SH: Lopez (7,off Johnson).
HBP: Johnson (9,by Johnson); Church (3,by Johnson).
GDP: Mateo (1,off Tankersley).
Team LOB: 7.
Florida Marlins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Ramirez ss                    5   1   3   2       0   1       1   3
Uggla 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       4   5
Cabrera 3b                    4   2   1   0       0   0       1   2
Willingham lf                 3   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Jacobs 1b                     2   1   1   2       2   1       9   0
  Abercrombie pr              0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Borowski p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Olivo c                       4   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Hermida rf                    4   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Amezaga cf                    2   1   0   0       2   0       2   0
Johnson p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Borchard ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tankersley p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Helms ph,1b                 1   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Totals                       31   7   9   6       4   4      27  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ramirez-Uggla-Jacobs.
E: Jacobs (7), Borowski (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Olivo (18,off Bergmann).
3B: Cabrera (2,off Bergmann).
HR: Ramirez (12,1st inning off Bergmann 0 on 0 out); Jacobs (16,6th inning
off Bergmann 1 on 1 out).
SH: Johnson (4,off Bergmann).
HBP: Willingham (10,by Bergmann).
IBB: Amezaga 2 (2,by Bergmann,by Wagner).
Team LOB: 6.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Ramirez (40,2nd base off Wagner/Harper).
PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bergmann                      6     6   4   4   2   3   2  25
Wagner L(0-2)                 2     3   3   0   2   1   0  12
Totals                        8     9   7   4   4   4   2  37
HBP: Bergmann (5,Willingham).
IBB: Bergmann (4,Amezaga); Wagner (1,Amezaga).
Florida Marlins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson                       7     5   3   3   1   5   1  29
Tankersley W(2-1)             1     2   1   1   1   0   1   5
Borowski SV(29)               1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9     9   5   5   2   5   2  39
HBP: Johnson 2 (4,Johnson,Church).
Umpires: HP - Brian O'Nora, 1B - Chuck Meriwether, 2B - Phil Cuzzi, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 2:46   Attendance: 10260

Standings At Close of Play of August 22, 2007

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
New York Mets                  125   71   54    0  .568     -   605  543
Philadelphia Phillies          125   66   59    0  .528   5.0   678  638
Atlanta Braves                 127   66   61    0  .520   6.0   635  593
Washington Nationals           127   57   70    0  .449  15.0   499  592
Florida Marlins                127   56   71    0  .441  16.0   610  667

Houston Astros 3, Washington Nationals 2

Day

Game Played on Wednesday, August 22, 2007 (N) at Minute Maid Park

WAS N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   2  8  0
HOU N    1  0  1    1  0  0    0  0  x  -   3  7  0
BATTING
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopez ss                      4   0   2   0       0   0       0   3
Logan cf                      4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
Zimmerman 3b                  4   0   1   0       0   3       0   3
Young 1b                      4   1   1   0       0   2      10   0
Kearns rf                     3   1   2   2       1   0       5   0
Pena lf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Belliard 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Schneider c                   2   0   0   0       2   1       4   1
Bacsik p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Church ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Rivera p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Rauch p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fick ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   8   2       3  12      24  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lopez-Belliard-Young.
BATTING - 
2B: Lopez (21,off Williams); Young (32,off Williams).
HR: Kearns (11,6th inning off Williams 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Lopez (8,off Qualls).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Logan (19,2nd base off Williams/Ausmus).
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       0   3
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pence cf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Berkman 1b                    3   0   1   2       0   0       8   0
Lee lf                        3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Wigginton 3b                  3   1   1   1       0   1       2   2
Scott rf                      3   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
Loretta ss                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burke 2b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       0   0      12   0
Williams p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Bruntlett ss                1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       29   3   7   3       1   4      27  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Bruntlett-Berkman.
BATTING - 
3B: Pence (7,off Bacsik); Berkman (2,off Bacsik).
HR: Wigginton (2,4th inning off Bacsik 0 on 0 out).
SF: Berkman (5,off Bacsik).
GDP: Ausmus (10,off Bacsik).
Team LOB: 4.
PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bacsik L(5-7)                 6     7   3   3   1   4   1  25
Rivera                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Rauch                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     7   3   3   1   4   1  31
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Williams W(8-12)              6.1   6   2   2   2   8   1  26
Qualls                        1.2   2   0   0   1   3   0   7
Lidge SV(12)                  1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     8   2   2   3  12   1  36
Umpires: HP - Jim Wolf, 1B - Mike DiMuro, 2B - Tim Tschida, 3B - Jim Joyce
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 32023

Standings At Close of Play of August 22, 2008

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
New York Mets                  129   72   57    0  .558     -   631  561
Philadelphia Phillies          128   69   59    0  .539   2.5   615  538
Florida Marlins                129   66   63    0  .512   6.0   598  624
Atlanta Braves                 129   56   73    0  .434  16.0   579  602
Washington Nationals           129   46   83    0  .357  26.0   483  641

Washington Nationals 13, Chicago Cubs 5

Day

Game Played on Friday, August 22, 2008 (D) at Wrigley Field

WAS N    0  0  0    0  0  6    1  3  3  -  13 13  0
CHI N    1  0  1    2  0  0    1  0  0  -   5 10  0
BATTING
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonifacio 2b                  5   2   2   0       0   1       4   3
Guzman ss                     4   1   1   1       1   0       1   4
Zimmerman 3b                  4   1   0   0       1   0       2   4
Milledge cf                   4   0   1   1       0   2       2   0
Belliard 1b                   5   3   4   2       0   1      10   1
Langerhans rf                 1   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Kearns ph,rf                1   2   0   0       2   0       1   0
Harris lf                     4   3   2   6       1   1       1   1
Nieves c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
  Flores ph,c                 2   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Lannan p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Shell p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boone ph                    1   0   1   3       0   0       0   0
  Rivera p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Orr ph                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Colome p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38  13  13  13       6   7      27  13
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Zimmerman-Bonifacio-Belliard.
BATTING - 
2B: Belliard 2 (20,off Marquis,off Gaudin); Boone (10,off Gaudin); Flores (16,off
Gaudin).
HR: Harris 2 (12,6th inning off Cotts 3 on 1 out,9th inning off Gaudin 1 on
2 out); Belliard (11,9th inning off Gaudin 0 on 2 out).
SF: Milledge (5,off Marquis).
GDP: Milledge (15,off Howry).
IBB: Harris (2,by Gaudin).
Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bonifacio (5,2nd base off Howry/Soto).
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Soriano lf                    3   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
  Fontenot ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Theriot ss                    5   0   1   1       0   1       2   2
Lee 1b                        4   1   2   1       0   1      10   0
Ramirez 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Johnson cf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Soto c                        3   1   1   0       1   1       7   2
DeRosa rf                     3   1   2   2       1   0       1   0
Cedeno 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   1       3   4
Marquis p                     2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Cotts p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fukudome ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gaudin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   5  10   4       3   5      27  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Theriot-Cedeno-Lee.
BATTING - 
2B: Johnson (21,off Rivera).
HR: Lee (18,3rd inning off Lannan 0 on 1 out); DeRosa (16,4th inning off Lannan
1 on 0 out).
GDP: Soriano (5,off Lannan).
Team LOB: 6.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Soriano 2 (14,2nd base off Lannan/Nieves,Home off Lannan/Nieves); Lee (7,2nd
base off Lannan/Nieves).
PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lannan W(7-12)                6.1   7   5   5   3   3   2  27
Shell                         0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Rivera                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Colome                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    10   5   5   3   5   2  38
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Marquis                       5.1   4   4   4   3   3   0  23
Cotts L(0-2)                  0.2   1   2   2   1   1   1   4
Howry                         1     2   1   1   0   0   0   4
Gaudin                        2     6   6   6   2   3   2  14
Totals                        9    13  13  13   6   7   3  45
IBB: Gaudin (2,Harris).
Umpires: HP - Marty Foster, 1B - Derryl Cousins, 2B - Angel Hernandez, 3B - Eric Cooper
Time of Game: 2:47   Attendance: 40513

Standings At Close of Play of August 22, 2009

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Philadelphia Phillies          120   70   50    0  .583     -   632  531
Atlanta Braves                 123   65   58    0  .528   6.5   556  498
Florida Marlins                123   65   58    0  .528   6.5   583  581
New York Mets                  123   57   66    0  .463  14.5   519  571
Washington Nationals           123   43   80    0  .350  28.5   557  669

Milwaukee Brewers 11, Washington Nationals 9

Day

Game Played on Saturday, August 22, 2009 (N) at Nationals Park

MIL N    2  5  1    0  0  1    1  1  0  -  11 16  1
WAS N    0  2  4    2  0  0    0  1  0  -   9 10  2
BATTING
Milwaukee Brewers            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopez 2b                      6   2   4   2       0   0       3   3
Cameron cf                    6   3   4   3       0   2       2   0
Braun lf                      6   1   2   2       0   0       2   0
Fielder 1b                    1   1   0   0       4   1      10   0
McGehee 3b                    5   1   2   1       0   0       1   1
  Coffey p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hoffman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bourgeois rf                  3   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
  Catalanotto ph,rf           1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Kendall c                     5   1   2   1       0   0       6   0
Escobar ss                    3   2   1   0       1   1       1   3
Burns p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DiFelice p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Narveson p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Iribarren ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vargas p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Counsell 3b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       39  11  16  10       6   6      27  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. McGehee-Lopez-Fielder, Lopez-Escobar-Fielder.
E: McGehee (10).
BATTING - 
2B: Braun (28,off Lannan); Escobar (1,off Lannan); Lopez 3 (28,off Lannan,off
Villone,off MacDougal); McGehee (14,off Lannan); Cameron (24,off Rivera);
Kendall (12,off Sosa).
HR: Cameron (18,2nd inning off Lannan 1 on 1 out).
SH: Burns 2 (3,off Lannan,off Rivera); Escobar (1,off Villone).
GDP: McGehee (8,off Sosa).
IBB: Fielder (14,by Bergmann); Catalanotto (4,by Sosa).
Team LOB: 10.
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan cf                     5   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
Gonzalez ss                   4   1   1   1       0   2       0   4
Dunn 1b                       3   1   0   0       1   0       9   1
Zimmerman 3b                  4   1   0   0       1   1       0   2
Belliard 2b                   4   2   3   4       0   0       5   4
Dukes rf                      4   0   0   1       0   1       2   0
Padilla lf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Harris ph,lf                1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Nieves c                      4   1   1   0       0   0       6   2
Lannan p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rivera p                    1   2   1   0       1   0       0   0
  Bergmann p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Morse ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Villone p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Sosa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Guzman ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  MacDougal p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       35   9  10   8       3   6      27  15
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gonzalez-Belliard-Dunn.
E: Morgan (4), Belliard (5).
BATTING - 
2B: Belliard (7,off Burns); Morgan (15,off Narveson).
HR: Belliard (5,3rd inning off Burns 3 on 2 out); Harris (5,8th inning off
Coffey 0 on 1 out).
SF: Gonzalez (5,off Narveson).
HBP: Dunn (4,by Narveson).
GDP: Gonzalez (6,off Burns); Padilla (1,off Burns).
Team LOB: 4.
PITCHING
Milwaukee Brewers            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Burns                         3     5   6   6   2   2   1  15
DiFelice                      0.1   1   2   2   1   1   0   3
Narveson W(1-0)               2.2   2   0   0   0   2   0  11
Vargas                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Coffey                        1     2   1   1   0   0   1   5
Hoffman SV(27)                1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    10   9   9   3   6   2  40
HBP: Narveson (2,Dunn).
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lannan                        1.2   7   7   7   2   0   1  14
Rivera                        3.1   2   1   1   1   3   0  13
Bergmann L(2-2)               1     2   1   1   1   0   0   6
Villone                       0.2   2   1   1   0   0   0   4
Sosa                          1.1   2   1   1   2   2   0   7
MacDougal                     1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9    16  11  11   6   6   1  48
IBB: Bergmann (2,Fielder); Sosa (1,Catalanotto).
Umpires: HP - Mike Reilly, 1B - Chuck Meriwether, 2B - Mike Muchlinski, 3B - Laz Diaz
Ejections: WAS Manager Jim  Riggleman by Mike Reilly
Time of Game: 3:07   Attendance: 19374

Standings At Close of Play of August 22, 2010

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Atlanta Braves                 124   73   51    0  .589     -   579  461
Philadelphia Phillies          123   70   53    0  .569   2.5   579  508
Florida Marlins                123   62   61    0  .504  10.5   547  525
New York Mets                  124   62   62    0  .500  11.0   501  480
Washington Nationals           124   53   71    0  .427  20.0   495  569

Philadelphia Phillies 6, Washington Nationals 0

Day

Game Played on Sunday, August 22, 2010 (D) at Citizens Bank Park

WAS N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  0
PHI N    1  0  1    0  0  2    2  0  x  -   6 12  1
BATTING
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan cf                     3   0   2   0       0   1       2   0
Desmond ss                    4   0   0   0       0   2       3   6
Dunn 1b                       4   0   0   0       0   3       9   2
Zimmerman 3b                  3   0   0   0       1   1       0   1
Bernadina lf                  4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Morse rf                      3   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Kennedy 2b                    3   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
  Stammen p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Peralta p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Nieves c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       4   1
Olsen p                       2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Gonzalez 2b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       30   0   5   0       1  11      24  13
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Kennedy-Desmond-Dunn, Dunn-Desmond-Dunn.
BATTING - 
SH: Morgan (11,off Oswalt).
GDP: Nieves (6,off Oswalt).
Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (31,2nd base off Oswalt/Ruiz); Bernadina 2 (11,2nd base off Oswalt/Ruiz
2).
Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rollins ss                    5   2   2   0       0   0       1   4
Ibanez lf                     4   1   1   2       0   1       3   0
Polanco 3b                    3   0   2   2       0   0       1   0
Howard 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       7   1
Werth rf                      3   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
Victorino cf                  4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Ruiz c                        2   0   1   0       2   0      10   1
Valdez 2b                     4   0   1   2       0   0       1   2
Oswalt p                      3   1   2   0       0   0       0   1
  Madson p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brown ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Romero p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       33   6  12   6       3   4      27   9
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rollins-Howard.
E: Ruiz (6).
BATTING - 
2B: Rollins (13,off Olsen); Victorino 2 (20,off Olsen 2).
HR: Ibanez (12,7th inning off Stammen 1 on 0 out).
SF: Polanco (7,off Olsen).
GDP: Valdez (16,off Olsen); Ibanez (11,off Olsen).
IBB: Ruiz (7,by Olsen).
Team LOB: 7.
PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Olsen L(3-6)                  6     9   4   4   2   3   0  27
Stammen                       1     3   2   2   1   0   1   7
Peralta                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    12   6   6   3   4   1  37
IBB: Olsen (3,Ruiz).
Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(9-13)                7     5   0   0   1   8   0  26
Madson                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Romero                        1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     5   0   0   1  11   0  32
Umpires: HP - Chris Guccione, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Phil Cuzzi, 3B - Brian O'Nora
Time of Game: 2:55   Attendance: 44539

Standings At Close of Play of August 22, 2011

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Philadelphia Phillies          126   82   44    0  .651     -   566  410
Atlanta Braves                 129   77   52    0  .597   6.5   534  464
Washington Nationals           126   62   64    0  .492  20.0   491  514
New York Mets                  127   60   67    0  .472  22.5   565  584
Florida Marlins                127   57   70    0  .449  25.5   494  571

Washington Nationals 4, Arizona Diamondbacks 1

Day

Game Played on Monday, August 22, 2011 (N) at Nationals Park

ARI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  6  0
WAS N    0  1  0    3  0  0    0  0  x  -   4  8  0
BATTING
Arizona Diamondbacks         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Roberts 3b                    3   0   1   0       1   0       0   5
Johnson 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Upton rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Young cf                      3   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Goldschmidt 1b                4   0   0   0       0   1       9   0
Ransom ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Cowgill lf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Blanco c                      4   1   2   1       0   1       4   1
Saunders p                    2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Burroughs ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Owings p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ziegler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   1   6   1       2   5      24  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Roberts-Johnson-Goldschmidt, Johnson-Ransom-Goldschmidt.
BATTING - 
HR: Blanco (6,7th inning off Detwiler 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Roberts (15,2nd base off Detwiler/Ramos).
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Desmond ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Bixler cf,lf                  4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Zimmerman 3b                  4   1   1   0       0   1       2   3
Morse 1b                      3   1   1   0       1   0       9   1
Werth rf                      4   2   2   3       0   0       2   0
Espinosa 2b                   2   0   0   0       2   0       3   1
Gomes lf                      3   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
  H. Rodriguez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mattheus p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Storen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ramos c                       3   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Detwiler p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ankiel cf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   8   4       3   4      27   8
BATTING - 
2B: Werth (24,off Saunders).
HR: Werth (15,4th inning off Saunders 2 on 0 out).
GDP: Ramos (15,off Saunders); Zimmerman (11,off Saunders).
Team LOB: 5.
PITCHING
Arizona Diamondbacks         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Saunders L(8-11)              6     6   4   4   3   2   1  25
Owings                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Ziegler                       1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        8     8   4   4   3   4   1  33
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Detwiler W(2-3)               6.2   6   1   1   1   3   1  27
H. Rodriguez                  0.1   0   0   0   1   0   0   2
Mattheus                      1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Storen SV(34)                 1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     6   1   1   2   5   1  35
Umpires: HP - Brian Runge, 1B - Marvin Hudson, 2B - Ted Barrett, 3B - Tim McClelland
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 19377

Standings At Close of Play of August 22, 2012

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Washington Nationals           124   77   47    0  .621     -   546  438
Atlanta Braves                 124   71   53    0  .573   6.0   570  485
New York Mets                  124   57   67    0  .460  20.0   528  568
Philadelphia Phillies          124   57   67    0  .460  20.0   514  546
Miami Marlins                  126   57   69    0  .452  21.0   473  560

Atlanta Braves 5, Washington Nationals 1

Day

Game Played on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 (N) at Nationals Park

ATL N    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  0  3  -   5  9  2
WAS N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  9  2
BATTING
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Prado lf,2b                   4   0   2   2       0   1       1   2
Johnson cf,lf                 4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Heyward rf                    4   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
Jones 3b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
Freeman 1b                    4   1   1   0       0   1      12   0
Ross c                        3   0   1   1       0   0      10   0
Pastornicky 2b                3   1   0   0       0   0       2   2
  Bourn cf                    1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Janish ss                     4   0   0   0       0   3       0   6
Medlen p                      2   1   0   0       1   0       0   1
  O'Flaherty p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Uggla ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Kimbrel p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   5   9   4       1   8      27  12
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Pastornicky-Freeman, Janish-Prado-Freeman.
E: Johnson (2), Ross (2).
BATTING - 
2B: Prado 2 (36,off Detwiler 2); Freeman (29,off Gorzelanny).
SF: Ross (1,off Gorzelanny).
GDP: Jones (12,off Detwiler); Ross (3,off Stammen).
Team LOB: 4.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bourn (34,3rd base off Gorzelanny/Suzuki).
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Werth rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Harper cf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Zimmerman 3b                  4   0   2   0       0   0       0   4
Morse lf                      3   0   1   1       1   1       0   0
  Bernadina pr,lf             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
LaRoche 1b                    3   0   1   0       1   1      13   1
Desmond ss                    4   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
Espinosa 2b                   4   0   1   0       0   2       2   5
Suzuki c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       7   1
Detwiler p                    2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Stammen p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lombardozzi ph              1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Gorzelanny p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tracy ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   1   9   1       2  10      27  14
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Desmond-Espinosa-LaRoche, Zimmerman-Espinosa-LaRoche.
E: Zimmerman (10), Suzuki (2).
BATTING - 
2B: Werth (13,off Medlen).
GDP: Suzuki (1,off Medlen); Desmond (13,off O'Flaherty).
Team LOB: 8.
PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Medlen W(5-1)                 7     7   0   0   1   7   0  28
O'Flaherty                    1     2   1   0   1   0   0   5
Kimbrel                       1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Totals                        9     9   1   0   2  10   0  36
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Detwiler L(7-6)               5.1   7   2   2   1   4   0  23
Stammen                       1.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Gorzelanny                    2     2   3   1   0   3   0   9
Totals                        9     9   5   3   1   8   0  36
WP: Gorzelanny (4).
Umpires: HP - Paul Nauert, 1B - Dana DeMuth, 2B - Doug Eddings, 3B - Kerwin Danley
Time of Game: 2:51   Attendance: 29111
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