Final: Nationals 8 - Phillies 4
Losing Pitcher: A.J. Burnett (3-5) - 6.0 IP, 10 H, 8 R, 8 ER, 4 BB, 3 K
- The game was delayed one hour and 47 minutes between the top and bottom half of the seventh inning.
- Reid Brignac had another solid night at the plate going 2-for-4 with an RBI double and a run scored.
- Ryan Howard put forth a two-hit night going 2-for-4.
- John Mayberry hit a pinch-hit, two-run home run in the seventh inning.
- Domonic Brown and Ben Revere both went 1-for-4 with a run scored each.
- Carlos Ruiz had a decent game going 1-for-3 with a walk.
- The Phillies went 1-for-10 with runners in scoring position and left seven men on base.
- Anthony Rendon had a fabulous game going 3-for-5 with a home run and three RBIs. It was his second consecutive game with a home run.
- Denard Span also had himself a great game going 2-for-5 with two doubles, two RBIs and a run scored.
- Danny Espinosa continued to swing a hot bat going 2-for-4 with a double, a stolen base, two RBIs and two runs scored.
- Adam LaRoche and Wilson Ramos both went 1-for-3 with a walk and a run scored while LaRoche's hit was a double.
- In addition to throwing seven strong innings, Stephen Strasburg also went 1-for-2 at the plate with a walk, an RBI and a run scored.
- The Nationals went 3-for-11 with runners in scoring position and left seven runners on base.
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