54-43
7 - 2
40-60

Game Story

The Washington Nationals turned their clubhouse into a postgame rave scene, complete with blaring music, fog machine and dancing lights. Ian Desmond tied a career high with five hits, including a two-run homer, and Doug Fister threw effectively into the sixth to help the Nationals beat the sinking ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Was 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 0 1 7 13 0
Col 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 10 2

Scoring Summary

Top 4th: Washington
Ian Desmond homered to deep left, Ryan Zimmerman scored
WAS 2 - COL 0
Danny Espinosa doubled to deep center, Wilson Ramos scored
WAS 3 - COL 0
Danny Espinosa scored, Doug Fister to third on Franklin Morales's throwing error
WAS 4 - COL 0
Bottom 6th: Colorado
Nolan Arenado singled to shallow left, Corey Dickerson scored, Carlos González to second, Carlos González out at third, Nolan Arenado to second
WAS 4 - COL 1
Ben Paulsen singled to shallow center, Nolan Arenado scored
WAS 4 - COL 2
Top 7th: Washington
Wilson Ramos singled to shallow right center, Ryan Zimmerman scored, Ian Desmond to third
WAS 5 - COL 2
Ian Desmond scored, Wilson Ramos to second on wild pitch
WAS 6 - COL 2
Top 9th: Washington
Danny Espinosa tripled to deep center, Ian Desmond scored
WAS 7 - COL 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Washington

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Denard SpanCF 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 3 .278
Anthony Rendón3B 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 .275
Jayson WerthRF 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 .285
Adam LaRoche1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5 .273
Ryan ZimmermanLF 4 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .286
Ian DesmondSS 5 3 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 .253
Wilson RamosC 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .299
Danny Espinosa2B 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 1 .215
Doug FisterP 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .045
Aaron BarrettP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Bryce HarperPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .261
Jerry BlevinsP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Kevin FrandsenPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .236
Ross DetwilerP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 39 7 13 5 1 5 7 1 20
Batting
2B - J Werth (24, F Morales); D Espinosa (11, F Morales)
3B - D Espinosa (3, L Hawkins)
HR - I Desmond (17, 4th inning off F Morales 1 on, 0 Out)
S - D Fister
RBI - I Desmond 2 (62), W Ramos (20), D Espinosa 2 (19)
2-out RBI - D Espinosa
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Span 1, A LaRoche 3, R Zimmerman 1, D Fister 1, K Frandsen 1
GIDP - D Espinosa
Team LOB - 11
Running
SB - A Rendon (9, 2nd base off F Morales/W Rosario)
Fielding
Outfield assists - R Zimmerman
DP - 1 (A Rendon-D Espinosa-A LaRoche)

Colorado

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Charlie BlackmonCF 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .303
Josh RutledgeSS 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .288
Corey DickersonLF 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .329
Carlos GonzálezRF 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 .250
Nolan Arenado3B 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .280
Ben Paulsen1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .600
Wilin RosarioC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .242
DJ LeMahieu2B 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .276
Franklin MoralesP 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .150
Brandon BarnesPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .253
Tommy KahnleP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
LaTroy HawkinsP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Charlie CulbersonPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .188
Totals 35 2 10 2 0 2 7 0 12
Batting
2B - C Blackmon (18, D Fister); D LeMahieu (10, D Fister)
RBI - N Arenado (31), B Paulsen (1)
2-out RBI - B Paulsen
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Gonzalez 1, F Morales 2, B Barnes 2
GIDP - N Arenado
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - F Morales (3, throw 2)
DP - 1 (N Arenado-D LeMahieu-B Paulsen)

Pitching

Washington

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Doug Fister(W, 9-2) 5.2 9 2 2 2 4 0 1.13 2.92
Aaron Barrett(HLD, 5) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.35 2.61
Jerry Blevins 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.30 4.84
Ross Detwiler 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.35 3.61

Colorado

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Franklin Morales(L, 5-5) 6.0 9 4 3 4 3 1 1.56 5.21
Tommy Kahnle 2.0 2 2 2 1 3 0 1.08 2.80
LaTroy Hawkins 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.12 2.65
Pitching
WP - F Morales, T Kahnle
IBB - D Espinosa (by F Morales)
Pitches-strikes - D Fister 85-57; A Barrett 5-4; J Blevins 23-16; R Detwiler 10-6; F Morales 95-59; T Kahnle 38-21; L Hawkins 12-9
Ground balls-fly balls - D Fister 8-5; A Barrett 0-0; J Blevins 2-2; R Detwiler 1-0; F Morales 14-4; T Kahnle 4-0; L Hawkins 2-0
Batters faced - D Fister 26; A Barrett 1; J Blevins 7; R Detwiler 3; F Morales 31; T Kahnle 9; L Hawkins 5
Game Details
Game Time: 3:01.
Umpires: HP--Chris Conroy. 1B--Jerry Meals. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Jordan Baker.
Weather: 91 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 2 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 33,082.