Win: Cliff Lee (9-2) - 8 IP, 2 R, 2 ER, 5 H, 0 BB, 9 K
Loss: Ross Detwiler (2-5) - 6 IP, 4 R, 4 ER, 7 H, 0 BB,4 K
Save: Jonathan Papelbon (14)
X-Factor: Michael Young - Young had himself a night. He went 3-for-4 with his third double of the year, two runs scored and an RBI. He saw a total of 15 pitches in his four plate appearances. He is hitting .352/.364/.426 with two home runs and 15 RBI in the month of June.
- The Phillies were 3-for-11 with runners in scoring position and left six runners on base.
- Ryan Howard led off the bottom of the eighth with a triple to the rightfield corner. His second of the year.
- Cliff Lee threw 82 of his 110 pitches for strikes (74.5%).
- Kevin Frandsen had two RBI tonight and is now hitting .286 on the year.
- Lee was 1-for-3 at the plate and 1-for-1 with runners in scoring position
- Former Phillies OF Jayson Werth took Cliff Lee deep in the fourth inning to give the Nationals an early 1-0 lead.
Kyle Kendrick is on the mound tomorrow night for the Phillies as they take on the Nationals at 7:05 pm at Citizens Bank Park looking for the sweep.
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