Win: Jordan Zimmermann (16-8) - 7.0 IP, 2 R, 2 ER, 7 H, 1 BB, 5 K
Loss: Jake Diekman (1-4) - 1.0 IP, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 H, 1 BB, 2 K
Save: Rafael Soriano (38)
X-Factor: SP Jordan Zimmermann - The Nationals All-Star starter was on his game tonight. After a somewhat shaky first few innings, Zimmermann settled down nicely. He allowed a two-run double to Cesar Hernandez in the second inning and proceeded to shut down the Phillies for the next five innings on his way to his 16th win of the year.
- 2B Chase Utley went 3-for-4.
- CF Cesar Hernandez went 2-for-3 with a double, a walk, and two two-out RBIs batting in the lead-off spot.
- 3B Cody Asche went 2-for-4 with a run scored.
- LF John Mayberry Jr. went 1-for-3 with a run scored.
- SP Roy Halladay went six innings allowing just one run on three hits with five walks and five strikeouts.
- RP Jonathan Papelbon threw a scoreless ninth inning.
- The Phillies went 1-for-8 with runners in scoring position and left six runners on base.
The Phillies are off Thursday before opening a three game series against the Atlanta Braves on Friday at 7:05 pm at Citizens Bank Park.
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