Washington 8, St. Louis 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(71-60)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 0
Washington 2 0 1 0 1 2 2 0 X 8 13 1
WP: E. Jackson (8-9)
LP: J. Garcia (3-6)
(79-51)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Washington
- B. Harper homered to deep right, J. Werth scored
Bot 3rd: Washington
- A. LaRoche hit sacrifice fly to right, J. Werth scored, R. Zimmerman to third
Bot 5th: Washington
- J. Werth homered to deep left center
Bot 6th: Washington
- J. Werth grounded into fielder's choice, D. Espinosa scored, J. Flores to third, E. Jackson out at second
- B. Harper singled to shallow left center, J. Flores scored, J. Werth to second
Bot 7th: Washington
- J. Flores singled to shallow left, M. Morse and A. LaRoche scored, D. Espinosa to second
Top 8th: St. Louis
- J. Jay safe at first on third baseman R. Zimmerman's throwing error, B. Anderson scored, J. Jay to second
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Jay cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .307
C. Beltran rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .268
    T. Cruz 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
M. Holliday lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .306
    E. Mujica p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Craig 1b-rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .309
Y. Molina c 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .324
    L. Lynn p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071
    S. Robinson lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
D. Freese 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .298
S. Schumaker 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .306
R. Furcal ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .264
    D. Descalso ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220
J. Garcia p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .267
    F. Salas p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Anderson c 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
 Totals 32 1 4 0 0 2 10 0 8  
 Batting
2B - B Anderson (1, E Jackson).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Craig 1, R Furcal 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (T Cruz-D Descalso-E Mujica).
 Washington
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Werth rf 4 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 3 .305
B. Harper cf 5 1 2 3 1 0 0 0 1 .252
R. Zimmerman 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .281
M. Morse lf 4 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 .292
A. LaRoche 1b 3 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 3 .259
I. Desmond ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 .284
D. Espinosa 2b 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .248
J. Flores c 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .224
E. Jackson p 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .191
    M. Gonzalez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 8 13 8 2 5 5 0 19  
 Batting
HR - J Werth (4, 5th inning off J Garcia 0 on, 0 Out), B Harper (15, 1st inning off J Garcia 1 on, 0 Out).
SF - A LaRoche.
RBI - J Werth 2 (23), B Harper 3 (43), A LaRoche (79), J Flores 2 (24).
2-out RBI - B Harper.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Werth 1, R Zimmerman 2, I Desmond 1.
GIDP - A LaRoche.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - R Zimmerman (11, throw).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Garcia (L, 3-6) 5.1 9 6 6 2 2 2 1.42 4.52  
F. Salas 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.34 3.83  
L. Lynn 1.0 2 2 2 2 2 0 1.36 3.99  
E. Mujica 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.05 3.27  
 Washington
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
E. Jackson (W, 8-9) 8.0 4 1 0 2 10 0 1.16 3.53  
M. Gonzalez 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.39 2.63  
WP - F Salas.
Pitches-strikes - E Mujica 11-5; L Lynn 31-16; J Garcia 85-56; F Salas 13-10; E Jackson 123-79; M Gonzalez 9-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Mujica 2-0; L Lynn 3-0; J Garcia 13-8; F Salas 1-0; E Jackson 13-4; M Gonzalez 1-1.
Batters faced - E Mujica 4; L Lynn 7; J Garcia 27; F Salas 3; E Jackson 31; M Gonzalez 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mark Wegner. 1B--Mike Muchlinski. 2B--Brian Knight. 3B--Mike Winters.
Weather: 88 degrees, clear.
Wind: 9 mph, out to right.

Updated on Friday, Aug 31, 2012 4:27 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
B. Anderson Bryan Anderson
1-1
 Washington
B. Harper Bryce Harper
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI