Washington 5, NY Mets 1
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Washington 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 5 0
NY Mets 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 1
WP: G. Gonzalez (19-7)
LP: C. McHugh (0-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Washington
- K. Suzuki homered to deep left
- R. Zimmerman homered to deep center, B. Harper scored
Top 4th: Washington
- I. Desmond homered to deep right, M. Morse scored
Bot 4th: NY Mets
- S. Hairston homered to deep left center
 Washington
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Werth rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .304
B. Harper cf 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 .259
R. Zimmerman 3b 4 1 1 2 1 0 2 0 2 .286
A. LaRoche 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .270
M. Morse lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .289
    T. Clippard p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
I. Desmond ss 4 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 1 .293
D. Espinosa 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .255
K. Suzuki c 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 0 1 .253
G. Gonzalez p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .102
    R. Bernadina ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299
    R. Mattheus p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Storen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Brown lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211
 Totals 31 5 5 5 3 4 9 0 7  
 Batting
2B - A LaRoche (29, C McHugh).
HR - R Zimmerman (21, 3rd inning off C McHugh 1 on, 2 Out), I Desmond (22, 4th inning off C McHugh 1 on, 0 Out), K Suzuki (4, 3rd inning off C McHugh 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - R Zimmerman 2 (82), I Desmond 2 (66), K Suzuki (15).
2-out RBI - R Zimmerman 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Espinosa 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
CS - B Harper (6, 2nd base by C McHugh/K Shoppach).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (D Espinosa-I Desmond-A LaRoche, D Espinosa-I Desmond-A LaRoche).
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
R. Tejada ss 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .291
R. Cedeno 2b 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .271
    D. Murphy ph-2b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292
D. Wright 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .313
S. Hairston rf 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 4 .265
I. Davis 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .225
K. Shoppach c 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
    J. Valdespin ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
J. Bay lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .161
A. Torres cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224
    F. Lewis ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
C. McHugh p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    J. Turner ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .280
    E. Ramirez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Ramirez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Baxter ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
    J. Familia p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 30 1 5 1 1 5 8 0 14  
 Batting
2B - A Torres (13, G Gonzalez).
HR - S Hairston (16, 4th inning off G Gonzalez 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - S Hairston (47).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Wright 1, S Hairston 1, J Turner 2.
GIDP - R Cedeno, I Davis.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - K Shoppach (4, field).
DP - 1 (K Shoppach-R Tejada).
 Washington
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
G. Gonzalez (W, 19-7) 6.0 3 1 1 5 6 1 1.12 2.93  
R. Mattheus 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.05 2.48  
D. Storen 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.23 3.10  
T. Clippard 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.05 3.09  
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. McHugh (L, 0-2) 4.0 5 5 2 2 3 3 1.07 3.60  
E. Ramirez 2.0 0 0 0 2 4 0 1.96 6.46  
R. Ramirez 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.48 4.24  
J. Familia 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.25 4.50  
Pitches-strikes - T Clippard 6-6; G Gonzalez 104-58; R Mattheus 10-7; D Storen 17-9; C McHugh 76-47; E Ramirez 39-19; R Ramirez 18-10; J Familia 23-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Clippard 1-0; G Gonzalez 5-6; R Mattheus 0-3; D Storen 1-0; C McHugh 4-7; E Ramirez 1-1; R Ramirez 1-2; J Familia 1-3.
Batters faced - T Clippard 3; G Gonzalez 25; R Mattheus 3; D Storen 4; C McHugh 18; E Ramirez 8; R Ramirez 3; J Familia 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Sam Holbrook. 1B--Rob Drake. 2B--Joe West. 3B--Mike Muchlinski.
Weather: 69 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, in from left.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 11, 2012 4:03 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Washington
R. Zimmerman Ryan Zimmerman
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 NY Mets
S. Hairston Scott Hairston
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI