Win: Gio Gonzalez (7-3) - 7.0 IP, 1 R, 1 ER, 6 H, 2 BB, 5 K
Loss: Cliff Lee (10-3) - 7.0 IP, 4 R, 4 ER, 9 H, 0 BB, 6 K
X-Factor: 2B Anthony Rendon - The Nationals top prospect had himself a night in South Philadelphia. Rendon went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run, two runs scored, and a RBI. His fifth inning home run, his fourth of the year, broke a 0-0 tie in the fifth inning.
- The Phillies were 0-7 with runners in scoring position and left seven runners on base.
- Ben Revere went 1-for-4 again tonight to keep his average at .302.
- Carlos Ruiz was the only Phillies fielder with 2 hits tonight.
- Dom Brown went 0-for-4 and saw a team-low (among starting fielders) 12 pitches.
- Darin Ruf hit his first home run of the year in the seventh.
- Justin De Fratus allowed one run on one hit and failed to record an out.
Kyle Kendrick is on the mound Thursday night at Citizens Bank Park as the Phillies wrap up their series with the Nationals at 7:05 pm. There will be a firework show after following the game.
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