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Game Story

After Jordan Zimmermann put the Washington Nationals in position to win on the mound, Denard Span's legs and Ryan Zimmerman's bat made sure they beat the Chicago Cubs. Zimmerman's eighth inning single drove in Span for the go-ahead run as the surging Nationals capped a strong weekend with a 2-1 win...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
ChC 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 10 0
Was 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 X 2 7 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Washington
Jayson Werth grounded out to third, Denard Span scored
CHC 0 - WAS 1
Top 7th: Chi Cubs
Starlin Castro hit sacrifice fly to shallow center, Chris Coghlan scored
CHC 1 - WAS 1
Bottom 8th: Washington
Ryan Zimmerman singled to shallow left, Denard Span scored, Adam LaRoche to second, Adam LaRoche out at third
CHC 1 - WAS 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Chi Cubs

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ryan SweeneyLF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .214
Justin RuggianoCF 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 .286
Anthony Rizzo1B 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .276
Starlin CastroSS 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 .287
Luis Valbuena3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .256
Nate SchierholtzRF 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 .212
John BakerC 2 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 .200
Darwin Barney2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .219
Jake ArrietaP 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .167
Chris CoghlanPH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229
Brian SchlitterP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Welington CastilloPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .237
Pedro StropP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 34 1 10 1 0 3 7 1 19
Batting
2B - J Ruggiano (10, J Zimmermann)
S - R Sweeney, D Barney
SF - S Castro
RBI - S Castro (51)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Sweeney 2, S Castro 1, L Valbuena 2, J Arrieta 1
Team LOB - 12
Running
SB - N Schierholtz (4, 2nd base off T Clippard/W Ramos)
Fielding
Outfield assists - R Sweeney
DP - 2 (D Barney-A Rizzo, S Castro-A Rizzo)

Washington

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Denard SpanCF 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .268
Anthony Rendón2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .282
Jayson WerthRF 3 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 1 .280
Adam LaRoche1B 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .294
Ryan Zimmerman3B 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 2 .273
Bryce HarperLF 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .269
Ian DesmondSS 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
Wilson RamosC 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .289
Jordan ZimmermannP 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .207
Drew StorenP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jerry BlevinsP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Scott HairstonPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .278
Tyler ClippardP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Rafael SorianoP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 28 2 7 2 0 4 6 0 13
Batting
2B - D Span 2 (28, J Arrieta, P Strop)
RBI - J Werth (44), R Zimmerman (25)
2-out RBI - R Zimmerman
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rendon 1, R Zimmerman 1, B Harper 1
GIDP - W Ramos, S Hairston
Team LOB - 6

Pitching

Chi Cubs

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jake Arrieta 6.0 4 1 1 3 5 0 1.02 1.78
Brian Schlitter 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.88 2.50
Pedro Strop(L, 1-4) 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 1.21 3.03

Washington

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jordan Zimmermann 6.0 7 0 0 1 5 0 1.19 2.79
Drew Storen(BS, 2) 0.2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0.89 1.33
Jerry Blevins 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.37 4.99
Tyler Clippard(W, 6-2) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.16 1.89
Rafael Soriano(SV, 21) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.83 1.03
Pitching
WP - J Arrieta
IBB - A LaRoche (by P Strop)
Pitches-strikes - J Arrieta 89-57; B Schlitter 13-9; P Strop 19-9; J Zimmermann 104-75; D Storen 19-10; J Blevins 5-3; T Clippard 25-14; R Soriano 8-6
Ground balls-fly balls - J Arrieta 9-3; B Schlitter 1-1; P Strop 1-0; J Zimmermann 7-7; D Storen 1-1; J Blevins 0-0; T Clippard 1-0; R Soriano 2-1
Batters faced - J Arrieta 24; B Schlitter 3; P Strop 5; J Zimmermann 26; D Storen 5; J Blevins 1; T Clippard 5; R Soriano 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:12.
Umpires: HP--Mike Everitt. 1B--Paul Schrieber. 2B--Ted Barrett. 3B--Will Little.
Weather: 85 degrees, Mostly Cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 32,941.