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Game Story

Washington Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche was speaking after Friday night's game when his phone rang, the music from ''The Good, the Bad and the Ugly'' interrupting the interview session. Because lately at the plate, LaRoche has gone from very bad to very good. LaRoche and Bryce Harper each ...
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Pit 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 8 0
Was 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 X 5 11 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Washington
Adam LaRoche singled to center, Asdrubal Cabrera scored, Anthony Rendón to third
PIT 0 - WAS 1
Bryce Harper singled to shallow center, Anthony Rendón and Adam LaRoche scored, Ian Desmond to third
PIT 0 - WAS 3
Bottom 3rd: Washington
Adam LaRoche singled to left center, Asdrubal Cabrera scored, Anthony Rendón to third
PIT 0 - WAS 4
Wilson Ramos singled to shallow center, Anthony Rendón scored, Ian Desmond to second
PIT 0 - WAS 5
Top 4th: Pittsburgh
Starling Marte homered to deep left, Neil Walker scored
PIT 2 - WAS 5
Pedro Álvarez doubled to right center, Travis Snider scored
PIT 3 - WAS 5
Top 9th: Pittsburgh
Pedro Álvarez singled to right, Starling Marte scored
PIT 4 - WAS 5

Pitching Details

Batting

Pittsburgh

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Josh HarrisonSS 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .308
Gregory PolancoRF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 .257
Russell MartinC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284
Neil Walker2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .277
Starling MarteCF 4 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 .263
Travis SniderLF 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .259
Ike Davis1B 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .240
Gaby SánchezPH-1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .224
Pedro Alvarez3B 4 0 2 2 0 0 2 0 1 .232
Michael MartínezPR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .135
Charlie MortonP 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .051
Jayson NixPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .145
Jeanmar GomezP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Justin WilsonP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jordy MercerPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263
Tony WatsonP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
John AxfordP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Chris StewartPH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290
Totals 35 4 8 4 1 2 6 1 7
Batting
2B - N Walker (16, T Roark); P Alvarez (13, T Roark)
HR - S Marte (6, 4th inning off T Roark 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - S Marte 2 (39), P Alvarez 2 (51)
2-out RBI - P Alvarez 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Harrison 1, N Walker 1, J Nix 1
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - G Polanco (12, 2nd base off T Roark/W Ramos)
Fielding
DP - 2 (N Walker-I Davis, P Alvarez-I Davis)

Washington

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Denard SpanCF 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .303
Asdrubal Cabrera2B 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .267
Anthony Rendon3B 2 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 .276
Adam LaRoche1B 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 2 .275
Ian DesmondSS 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .248
Bryce HarperLF 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 2 .259
Wilson RamosC 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 .293
Michael A. TaylorRF 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .143
Tanner RoarkP 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .106
Jerry BlevinsP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Kevin FrandsenPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
Drew StorenP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Tyler ClippardP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Scott HairstonPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .224
Rafael SorianoP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 32 5 11 5 0 4 9 2 15
Batting
2B - D Span (33, J Gomez)
RBI - A LaRoche 2 (64), B Harper 2 (23), W Ramos (29)
2-out RBI - W Ramos
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rendon 1, A LaRoche 1, M Taylor 2
GIDP - W Ramos 2
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - D Span 2 (25, 2nd base off C Morton/R Martin, 2nd base off J Wilson/R Martin)
CS - D Span (4, 3rd base by C Morton/R Martin)

Pitching

Pittsburgh

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Charlie Morton(L, 5-12) 3.0 7 5 5 3 3 0 1.27 3.84
Jeanmar Gomez 2.0 3 0 0 1 3 0 1.48 3.42
Justin Wilson 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.35 4.56
Tony Watson 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.99 1.40
John Axford 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00 0.00

Washington

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Tanner Roark(W, 12-7) 5.2 5 3 3 2 4 1 1.10 2.93
Jerry Blevins(HLD, 7) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.25 4.98
Drew Storen(HLD, 16) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.04 1.60
Tyler Clippard(HLD, 28) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.00 1.53
Rafael Soriano(SV, 29) 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0.99 2.05
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - C Morton 64-38; J Gomez 37-23; J Wilson 15-10; T Watson 13-9; J Axford 14-8; T Roark 107-68; J Blevins 2-1; D Storen 9-7; T Clippard 10-8; R Soriano 19-14
Ground balls-fly balls - C Morton 8-0; J Gomez 3-0; J Wilson 2-2; T Watson 2-0; J Axford 0-0; T Roark 6-7; J Blevins 1-0; D Storen 0-1; T Clippard 1-1; R Soriano 4-2
Batters faced - C Morton 17; J Gomez 9; J Wilson 4; T Watson 3; J Axford 3; T Roark 24; J Blevins 1; D Storen 3; T Clippard 3; R Soriano 6
Game Details
Game Time: 3:05.
Umpires: HP--Tom Woodring. 1B--Mark Wegner. 2B--Andy Fletcher. 3B--Mike Muchlinski.
Weather: 81 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 36,945.