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Aug 26

This Day in Washington Nationals History

August 26

2008 – The Washington Nationals (47-85) third baseman Ryan Zimmerman put on a defensive exhibition turning four double plays. His defense sparked a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers (65-67).

2010 – Ian Desmond singled home Nyjer Morgan in the bottom of the 13th inning and Washington Nationals (54-74) pulled off a thrilling 11-10 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals (68-57).

At Nationals Park, before the 13 inning game Washington introduced the team’s 2010 No. 1 overall draft pick, Bryce Harper.

Standings At Close of Play of August 26, 2005

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Atlanta Braves                 128   72   56    0  .563     -   607  519
Philadelphia Phillies          129   70   59    0  .543   2.5   604  581
New York Mets                  128   68   60    0  .531   4.0   599  514
Florida Marlins                128   68   60    0  .531   4.0   575  532
Washington Nationals           128   67   61    0  .523   5.0   505  511

Washington Nationals 4, St. Louis Cardinals 1

Day

Game Played on Friday, August 26, 2005 (N) at Robert F. Kennedy Stadium

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  3  0
WAS N    1  0  0    2  1  0    0  0  x  -   4  8  0
BATTING
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Eckstein ss                   4   0   2   0       0   1       0   2
Walker rf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Thompson p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Pujols 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0      12   0
Edmonds cf                    3   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
Nunez 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Taguchi lf                    3   0   1   1       1   1       2   0
Molina c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       5   1
Luna 2b                       3   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
Suppan p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  King p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rodriguez ph,rf             0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   3   1       4   7      24  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Nunez-Pujols, Eckstein-Luna-Pujols.
BATTING - 
2B: Eckstein (19,off Loaiza).
GDP: Edmonds (2,off Loaiza).
Team LOB: 5.
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wilkerson lf                  1   1   1   1       3   0       1   0
Vidro 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Johnson 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       9   0
Guillen rf                    3   2   2   0       1   0       3   0
Wilson cf                     3   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
Schneider c                   4   0   1   1       0   0       7   0
Castilla 3b                   4   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Guzman ss                     2   0   0   0       1   1       1   4
Loaiza p                      3   0   1   1       0   2       0   1
  Eischen p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Majewski p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  C. Cordero p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   4   8   4       5   5      27   8
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Johnson.
BATTING - 
2B: Johnson (30,off Suppan).
3B: Guillen (2,off Suppan).
HR: Wilkerson (10,1st inning off Suppan 0 on 0 out).
SF: Wilson (3,off Suppan).
GDP: Wilson (15,off Suppan); Castilla (16,off Suppan).
Team LOB: 6.
PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Suppan L(12-10)               6     8   4   4   5   5   1  28
King                          1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Thompson                      1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     8   4   4   5   5   1  34
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Loaiza W(9-9)                 7     3   1   1   4   7   0  27
Eischen                       0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Majewski                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
C. Cordero SV(41)             1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     3   1   1   4   7   0  33
Loaiza faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Eischen (4).
Umpires: HP - Paul Nauert, 1B - Mark Wegner, 2B - Gary Darling, 3B - Larry Poncino
Time of Game: 2:29   Attendance: 37885

Standings At Close of Play of August 26, 2006

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
New York Mets                  128   79   49    0  .617     -   681  576
Philadelphia Phillies          129   65   64    0  .504  14.5   682  673
Florida Marlins                128   62   66    0  .484  17.0   599  609
Atlanta Braves                 128   60   68    0  .469  19.0   661  640
Washington Nationals           129   55   74    0  .426  24.5   590  682

Atlanta Braves 10, Washington Nationals 1

Day

Game Played on Saturday, August 26, 2006 (D) at Turner Field

WAS N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  4  3
ATL N    4  0  2    0  1  0    0  3  x  -  10 11  0
BATTING
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Soriano lf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gryboski p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Lopez ss                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mateo ss                    2   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Zimmerman 3b                  4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Johnson 1b                    2   0   0   0       0   1       8   1
  Anderson ph,1b              1   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
Kearns rf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Vidro 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Church cf                     3   0   1   0       0   2       2   1
Fick c                        3   0   0   0       0   2       6   1
Astacio p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Schroder p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Castro ph,lf                2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       0   9      24   7
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Church-Johnson.
E: Mateo (1), Johnson 2 (12).
PB: Fick (3).
BATTING - 
2B: Mateo (1,off Smoltz); Church (11,off Smoltz).
3B: Kearns (2,off Smoltz).
SF: Anderson (2,off Smoltz).
Team LOB: 3.
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Giles 2b                      5   1   3   2       0   1       2   2
Renteria ss                   4   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
  T. Pena ss                  1   1   0   0       0   0       0   3
C. Jones 3b                   3   2   2   2       2   0       0   1
  Wickman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
A. Jones cf                   2   2   0   0       3   2       0   0
McCann c                      5   1   1   2       0   0       9   0
Francoeur rf                  4   0   1   1       0   1       3   0
  Diaz lf                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
LaRoche 1b                    3   1   2   1       2   1      12   0
Langerhans lf,rf              3   2   0   1       1   1       1   0
Smoltz p                      3   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Prado 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34  10  11   9       8   7      27  10
BATTING - 
2B: McCann (23,off Astacio); LaRoche 2 (30,off Astacio,off Gryboski); Renteria
(29,off Astacio); Giles (27,off Schroder).
HR: C. Jones (20,8th inning off Gryboski 1 on 0 out).
SH: Smoltz (16,off Schroder).
SF: Langerhans (1,off Astacio).
IBB: Langerhans (6,by Astacio); C. Jones (4,by Schroder).
Team LOB: 10.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Giles (9,2nd base off Astacio/Fick).
PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Astacio L(3-4)                2.2   8   6   6   5   1   0  20
Schroder                      2.1   1   1   0   1   2   0  10
Wagner                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Gryboski                      2     2   3   1   2   3   1  11
Totals                        8    11  10   7   8   7   1  44
BK: Astacio (1).
IBB: Astacio (3,Langerhans); Schroder (1,C. Jones).
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Smoltz W(12-6)                8     3   1   1   0   7   0  27
Wickman                       1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        9     4   1   1   0   9   0  31
Umpires: HP - Mike Muchlinski, 1B - James Hoye, 2B - Brian Runge, 3B - Mike Winters
Time of Game: 2:46   Attendance: 38610

Standings At Close of Play of August 26, 2007

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
New York Mets                  129   73   56    0  .566     -   624  563
Philadelphia Phillies          129   67   62    0  .519   6.0   700  663
Atlanta Braves                 131   67   64    0  .511   7.0   654  613
Washington Nationals           131   58   73    0  .443  16.0   517  619
Florida Marlins                131   57   74    0  .435  17.0   634  695

Colorado Rockies 10, Washington Nationals 5

Day

Game Played on Sunday, August 26, 2007 (D) at Coors Field

WAS N    1  0  0    0  0  0    2  2  0  -   5  6  1
COL N    1  2  6    0  0  0    0  1  x  -  10 15  0
BATTING
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopez ss                      3   1   0   0       1   0       1   1
Belliard 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Zimmerman 3b                  3   1   1   1       1   1       1   0
Young 1b                      3   1   1   0       1   0       6   0
Kearns rf                     4   1   2   2       0   0       8   0
Church cf                     4   1   1   2       0   1       0   0
  Ayala p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pena lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Flores c                      4   0   1   0       0   0       6   1
Hanrahan p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rivera p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Schneider ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Colome p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Jimenez ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  King p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Logan cf                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   5   6   5       3   5      24   4
FIELDING - 
E: Lopez (14).
BATTING - 
2B: Kearns (30,off Ortiz).
HR: Zimmerman (21,1st inning off Dessens 0 on 2 out); Church (11,7th inning
off Ortiz 1 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 4.
Colorado Rockies             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matsui 2b                     4   1   2   1       1   0       2   2
Tulowitzki ss                 5   1   2   3       0   2       2   4
Holliday lf                   4   2   3   3       1   0       1   0
Helton 1b                     4   0   3   1       0   0      11   0
  Stewart ph,3b               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Atkins 3b,1b                  5   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Hawpe rf                      5   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Spilborghs cf                 4   3   2   0       1   0       2   0
Iannetta c                    5   1   2   2       0   1       5   0
Dessens p                     2   2   0   0       2   1       0   1
  Ortiz p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Herges p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       40  10  15  10       5   6      27   9
BATTING - 
2B: Holliday (44,off Hanrahan); Iannetta (7,off Hanrahan); Matsui 2 (17,off
Hanrahan,off King); Atkins (31,off Rivera); Spilborghs (11,off Ayala).
HR: Holliday (24,3rd inning off Hanrahan 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 11.
PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hanrahan L(3-2)               2.2   8   9   9   5   1   1  21
Rivera                        1.1   2   0   0   0   1   0   7
Colome                        2     2   0   0   0   3   0   8
King                          1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Ayala                         1     2   1   1   0   1   0   5
Totals                        8    15  10  10   5   6   1  45
WP: Hanrahan (1).
Colorado Rockies             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dessens W(2-1)                6     3   1   1   1   1   1  22
Ortiz                         1.2   3   4   4   2   2   1  10
Herges                        1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        9     6   5   5   3   5   2  36
Umpires: HP - Dana DeMuth, 1B - Kerwin Danley, 2B - Doug Eddings, 3B - Mike Everitt
Time of Game: 2:52   Attendance: 24086

Standings At Close of Play of August 26, 2008

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Philadelphia Phillies          132   73   59    0  .553     -   642  549
New York Mets                  133   73   60    0  .549   0.5   654  584
Florida Marlins                132   67   65    0  .508   6.0   613  643
Atlanta Braves                 132   58   74    0  .439  15.0   600  621
Washington Nationals           132   47   85    0  .356  26.0   488  657

Washington Nationals 2, Los Angeles Dodgers 1

Day

Game Played on Tuesday, August 26, 2008 (N) at Nationals Park

LA  N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  0
WAS N    0  1  1    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   2  6  2
BATTING
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kemp cf                       5   0   0   1       0   1       3   0
Ethier rf                     5   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Kent 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   5
Ramirez lf                    4   0   3   0       0   0       1   0
Loney 1b                      3   0   1   0       1   1       9   1
Martin c                      4   0   1   0       0   0       6   1
Garciaparra ss                3   1   0   0       0   0       2   3
Blake 3b                      2   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
  Ozuna pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lowe p                        2   0   0   0       1   1       1   3
  Sweeney ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Pierre pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   1   7   1       4   4      24  13
BATTING - 
2B: Ramirez (4,off Balester).
HBP: Garciaparra (1,by Balester); Blake (2,by Balester).
GDP: Garciaparra (11,off Balester); Kemp (11,off Balester); Martin (13,off Rivera).
IBB: Blake (2,by M. Estrada).
Team LOB: 10.
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Harris lf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Guzman ss                     4   0   3   1       0   0       0   1
Zimmerman 3b                  4   0   1   0       0   2       4   5
Milledge cf                   3   1   1   1       1   0       5   0
Belliard 1b                   3   0   0   0       0   1       7   1
Flores c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Langerhans rf                 3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Bonifacio 2b                  3   1   1   0       0   1       3   3
Balester p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  M. Estrada p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Shell p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rivera p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boone ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hanrahan p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       29   2   6   2       1   6      27  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Zimmerman-Bonifacio-Belliard, Zimmerman-Bonifacio-Belliard, Zimmerman,
Zimmerman-Bonifacio-Belliard.
E: Zimmerman (8), Balester (2).
BATTING - 
HR: Milledge (13,2nd inning off Lowe 0 on 0 out).
SH: Balester (4,off Lowe).
Team LOB: 5.
PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lowe L(10-11)                 8     6   2   2   1   6   1  31
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Balester W(3-6)               5     5   1   1   2   0   0  23
M. Estrada                    1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Shell                         1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Rivera                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Hanrahan SV(5)                1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        9     7   1   1   4   4   0  38
Balester faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
HBP: Balester 2 (6,Garciaparra,Blake).
IBB: M. Estrada (1,Blake).
Umpires: HP - Mark Wegner, 1B - Jeff Kellogg, 2B - Scott Barry, 3B - Sam Holbrook
Time of Game: 2:36   Attendance: 26110

Standings At Close of Play of August 26, 2009

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Philadelphia Phillies          124   73   51    0  .589     -   655  547
Florida Marlins                126   67   59    0  .532   7.0   595  592
Atlanta Braves                 126   66   60    0  .524   8.0   569  517
New York Mets                  127   57   70    0  .449  17.5   532  593
Washington Nationals           127   45   82    0  .354  29.5   585  694

Chicago Cubs 9, Washington Nationals 4

Day

Game Played on Wednesday, August 26, 2009 (N) at Wrigley Field

WAS N    1  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  2  -   4  7  1
CHI N    0  0  2    0  0  0    1  6  x  -   9 13  0
BATTING
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Harris cf                     5   1   2   1       0   1       4   0
Guzman ss                     4   0   1   1       0   1       2   2
Zimmerman 3b                  3   0   2   0       1   1       0   0
Dunn 1b                       4   0   0   0       0   2       2   2
Willingham lf                 1   1   0   1       2   0       2   0
Dukes rf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Gonzalez 2b                   3   1   0   0       1   1       2   1
Nieves c                      4   1   1   1       0   0       9   0
L. Hernandez p                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Morse ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Bergmann p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Villone p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sosa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rivera p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Belliard ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       30   4   7   4       5   9      24   7
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Guzman-Gonzalez-Dunn, Dunn-Guzman-Rivera.
E: Dukes (6).
BATTING - 
2B: Zimmerman (29,off Grabow); Harris (15,off Marmol).
SH: L. Hernandez (9,off Harden).
SF: Willingham (2,off Harden).
HBP: Guzman (1,by Harden).
GDP: Gonzalez (7,off Harden); Dukes (6,off Harden).
Team LOB: 7.
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Theriot ss                    4   1   1   0       1   1       1   5
Bradley rf                    4   2   1   3       1   2       0   0
Lee 1b                        5   0   1   2       0   2       6   1
Ramirez 3b                    5   0   2   1       0   0       1   1
Fukudome cf                   4   1   2   0       1   0       3   0
  Fuld cf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Soriano lf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Baker 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   2       5   3
Hill c                        3   2   3   2       1   0       9   0
Harden p                      2   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Guzman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miles ph                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Grabow p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fontenot ph                 1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Marmol p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   9  13   9       4   8      27  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Ramirez-Baker-Lee, Theriot-Baker-Lee.
BATTING - 
2B: Fukudome (29,off L. Hernandez); Hill (9,off Sosa); Fontenot (19,off Sosa);
Lee (29,off Sosa).
HR: Bradley (11,3rd inning off L. Hernandez 1 on 2 out).
SH: Miles (3,off Bergmann).
GDP: Baker (6,off L. Hernandez); Fukudome (11,off Rivera).
IBB: Hill (6,by L. Hernandez).
Team LOB: 8.
PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
L. Hernandez                  6     5   2   2   2   6   1  25
Bergmann L(2-3)               1     2   1   1   0   1   0   6
Villone                       0     1   1   1   0   0   0   1
Sosa                          0.1   4   5   5   2   1   0   7
Rivera                        0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        8    13   9   9   4   8   1  41
Villone faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Sosa 2 (2).
IBB: L. Hernandez (4,Hill).
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Harden                        6     5   2   2   2   5   0  24
Guzman W(3-3)                 1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Grabow                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Marmol                        1     1   2   2   3   2   0   7
Totals                        9     7   4   4   5   9   0  38
WP: Harden (5).
HBP: Harden (6,Guzman).
Umpires: HP - Rob Drake, 1B - Bill Welke, 2B - Jerry Layne, 3B - Tony Randazzo
Time of Game: 3:05   Attendance: 36562

Standings At Close of Play of August 26, 2010

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Atlanta Braves                 127   73   54    0  .575     -   595  483
Philadelphia Phillies          127   70   57    0  .551   3.0   586  523
Florida Marlins                126   64   62    0  .508   8.5   568  539
New York Mets                  127   63   64    0  .496  10.0   515  501
Washington Nationals           128   54   74    0  .422  19.5   511  597

Washington Nationals 11, St. Louis Cardinals 10

Day

Game Played on Thursday, August 26, 2010 (N) at Nationals Park

STL N    0  1  0    4  0  0    0  1  4    0  0  0    0  -  10 14  1
WAS N    0  0  3    0  1  2    2  0  2    0  0  0    1  -  11 16  0
BATTING
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopez ss                      2   0   0   1       1   1       1   0
  Ryan ss                     4   1   1   1       0   0       1   3
Jay cf                        7   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Pujols 1b                     4   3   2   1       3   1      16   0
Holliday lf                   4   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lohse ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Salas p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wainwright ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hawksworth p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Winn rf                       6   1   4   3       0   2       2   0
Molina c                      5   2   1   0       0   0       9   3
Schumaker 2b                  4   0   2   3       0   0       0   4
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Craig ph,lf                 2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Feliz 3b                      6   1   2   0       0   0       1   4
Carpenter p                   2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Rasmus ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  McClellan p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boggs p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miles 2b                    2   1   1   0       1   1       0   1
Totals                       51  10  14  10       5  11      37  15
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Molina-Lopez.
E: Lopez (12).
BATTING - 
2B: Molina (15,off Zimmermann); Pujols (30,off Clippard); Ryan (17,off Storen).
HR: Pujols (34,4th inning off Zimmermann 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Molina (5,by Zimmermann); Holliday (5,by Storen).
GDP: Jay (3,off Zimmermann); Molina (18,off Burnett).
IBB: Pujols 3 (31,by Storen,by Batista,by Slaten).
Team LOB: 9.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Winn (5,2nd base off Batista/Rodriguez).
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kennedy 2b,1b                 6   1   1   1       0   1       4   2
Morgan cf                     5   2   1   0       0   0       5   0
Zimmerman 3b                  6   2   2   1       1   1       2   6
Dunn 1b                       3   1   1   1       0   1       9   0
  Gonzalez 2b                 3   1   2   0       0   0       2   1
Desmond ss                    7   1   4   3       0   1       4   4
Bernadina lf                  6   2   2   2       0   2       3   0
Rodriguez c                   5   1   2   0       1   1       9   3
Harris rf                     4   0   1   2       2   1       1   0
Zimmermann p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Marquis ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stammen p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Morse ph                    0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Peralta p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mench ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Clippard p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Storen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burnett p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Maxwell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Batista p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nieves ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Slaten p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       49  11  16  11       5   9      39  16
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Kennedy-Desmond-Dunn, Desmond-Gonzalez-Kennedy.
BATTING - 
2B: Kennedy (14,off Carpenter); Dunn (31,off Carpenter).
HR: Bernadina (9,9th inning off Franklin 1 on 1 out).
SH: Morgan (13,off Carpenter).
SF: Dunn (4,off Carpenter); Morse (1,off Carpenter); Kennedy (4,off Carpenter).
HBP: Morgan (8,by Hawksworth).
Team LOB: 11.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Desmond (4,2nd base by Carpenter/Molina).
PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carpenter                     6    10   6   3   1   1   0  29
McClellan                     0.2   2   2   2   2   1   0   6
Boggs                         0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Franklin                      2     2   2   2   0   2   1   8
Miller                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Salas                         2     0   0   0   2   2   0   8
Hawksworth L(4-8)             0.1   2   1   1   0   1   0   4
Totals                       12.1  16  11   8   5   9   1  59
HBP: Hawksworth (2,Morgan).
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Zimmermann                    4     7   5   5   1   4   1  20
Stammen                       2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Peralta                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Clippard                      0.1   2   1   1   0   0   0   3
Storen                        1     3   4   4   1   1   0   8
Burnett                       1.2   1   0   0   0   2   0   5
Batista                       2     1   0   0   1   1   0   8
Slaten W(4-1)                 1     0   0   0   2   0   0   5
Totals                       13    14  10  10   5  11   1  58
WP: Slaten (2).
HBP: Zimmermann (1,Molina); Storen (2,Holliday).
IBB: Storen (3,Pujols); Batista (8,Pujols); Slaten (2,Pujols).
Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Angel Hernandez, 2B - Dan Bellino, 3B - Rob Drake
Time of Game: 4:35   Attendance: 22317

Standings At Close of Play of August 26, 2011

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Philadelphia Phillies          129   83   46    0  .643     -   584  427
Atlanta Braves                 133   79   54    0  .594   6.0   549  480
Washington Nationals           130   62   68    0  .477  21.5   497  532
New York Mets                  130   62   68    0  .477  21.5   582  597
Florida Marlins                131   59   72    0  .450  25.0   514  592

Cincinnati Reds 4, Washington Nationals 3

Day

Game Played on Friday, August 26, 2011 (N) at Great American Ball Park

WAS N    0  0  0    3  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  8  1
CIN N    0  1  0    0  0  1    1  0  1  -   4 12  1
BATTING
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Desmond ss                    4   0   2   0       1   0       0   3
Bixler cf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Zimmerman 3b                  5   0   0   0       0   3       0   4
Morse 1b                      5   0   1   0       0   1       9   1
  Balester p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Werth rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Espinosa 2b                   1   1   1   0       2   0       1   3
Gomes lf                      3   1   1   0       1   1       4   0
Ramos c                       4   1   1   3       0   0       6   0
Wang p                        1   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Cora ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gorzelanny p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coffey p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Flores ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burnett p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Nix 1b                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       32   3   8   3       6   5      25  12
FIELDING - 
E: Desmond (22).
BATTING - 
2B: Espinosa (22,off Willis).
HR: Ramos (11,4th inning off Willis 2 on 0 out).
SH: Espinosa (5,off Chapman); Bixler (3,off Cordero).
GDP: Ramos (17,off Willis).
Team LOB: 10.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Bixler (2,3rd base by Willis/Hernandez).
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Phillips 2b                   4   0   2   2       0   0       4   4
Lewis lf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Renteria ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Cordero p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Votto 1b                      4   0   1   0       1   1      14   1
Bruce rf                      3   1   0   0       2   1       1   0
Hernandez c                   4   0   1   0       0   0       4   1
  Arroyo pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hanigan c                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Stubbs cf                     5   1   1   0       0   3       1   0
Frazier 3b,ss                 5   1   2   1       0   0       2   6
Janish ss                     2   1   0   0       1   0       0   4
  Cairo ph,3b                 2   0   1   1       0   1       0   1
Willis p                      3   0   3   0       0   0       0   0
  Chapman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Sappelt ph,lf               0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       37   4  12   4       6   6      27  19
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Janish-Phillips-Votto.
E: Phillips (5).
BATTING - 
2B: Willis (2,off Wang).
SH: Phillips (5,off Burnett).
Team LOB: 15.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lewis (2,2nd base off Wang/Ramos).
PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wang                          6     6   2   1   4   2   0  29
Gorzelanny                    0.2   2   1   1   1   1   0   5
Coffey                        0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Burnett                       1     1   0   0   1   2   0   5
Balester L(1-2)               0.1   3   1   1   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8.1  12   4   3   6   6   0  44
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Willis                        7     6   3   3   5   4   1  31
Chapman                       1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Cordero W(5-3)                1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     8   3   3   6   5   1  40
Umpires: HP - Chad Fairchild, 1B - Joe West, 2B - Sam Holbrook, 3B - Paul Schrieber
Time of Game: 3:15   Attendance: 35089

Standings At Close of Play of August 26, 2012

NL East

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Washington Nationals           127   77   50    0  .606     -   551  450
Atlanta Braves                 128   73   55    0  .570   4.5   589  499
Philadelphia Phillies          128   61   67    0  .477  16.5   530  554
New York Mets                  128   59   69    0  .461  18.5   534  574
Miami Marlins                  129   58   71    0  .450  20.0   485  581

Philadelphia Phillies 4, Washington Nationals 1

Day

Game Played on Sunday, August 26, 2012 (D) at Citizens Bank Park

WAS N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  8  0
PHI N    0  0  0    0  3  1    0  0  x  -   4  8  1
BATTING
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Espinosa ss                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Harper cf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Gorzelanny p                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Desmond ph                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tracy ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Storen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Zimmerman 3b                  4   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
Werth rf                      4   1   1   0       0   2       2   0
LaRoche 1b                    4   0   2   0       0   1      10   1
Moore lf                      4   0   2   1       0   1       2   0
Flores c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       4   2
Lombardozzi 2b                3   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
Zimmermann p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bernadina ph,cf             2   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   1   8   1       0   8      24  12
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gorzelanny-Espinosa-LaRoche.
PB: Flores (5).
BATTING - 
2B: Moore 2 (8,off Lee 2); LaRoche (27,off Lee); Bernadina (11,off Horst).
GDP: Flores (6,off Lee).
Team LOB: 5.
Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rollins ss                    4   1   2   2       0   1       1   3
Pierre lf                     2   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
  Martinez lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Utley 2b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       3   3
Howard 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   2       9   0
Mayberry cf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Nix rf                        4   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Frandsen 3b                   4   1   2   0       0   0       0   2
Kratz c                       3   0   0   0       0   0       8   1
Lee p                         3   1   1   1       0   2       1   1
  Horst p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lindblom p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   8   4       3   6      27  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Frandsen-Utley-Howard.
E: Lee (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Lee (2,off Zimmermann).
HR: Rollins (15,5th inning off Zimmermann 1 on 1 out); Nix (3,6th inning off
Gorzelanny 0 on 0 out).
SH: Pierre (11,off Gorzelanny).
GDP: Kratz (2,off Gorzelanny).
Team LOB: 6.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Pierre (32,2nd base off Zimmermann/Flores).
PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Zimmermann L(9-8)             5     5   3   3   3   3   1  23
Gorzelanny                    2     3   1   1   0   2   1   8
Storen                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     8   4   4   3   6   2  34
Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lee W(3-7)                    7     7   1   1   0   5   0  26
Horst                         0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Lindblom SV(1)                1.2   0   0   0   0   3   0   5
Totals                        9     8   1   1   0   8   0  33
Umpires: HP - Lance Barksdale, 1B - Gerry Davis, 2B - Phil Cuzzi, 3B - Manny Gonzalez
Time of Game: 2:41   Attendance: 44653
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