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Game Story

Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams believes the most important start of Stephen Strasburg's season came on Saturday night. Backed by Jayson Werth's early home run, Strasburg pitched the Nationals past the Seattle Mariners 3-1 to widen their NL East lead to seven games over Atlanta...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Was 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 8 0
Sea 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 8 1

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Washington
Jayson Werth homered (374 ft.) to deep left, Denard Span scored
WAS 2 - SEA 0
Top 5th: Washington
Anthony Rendón doubled to deep left center, José Lobatón scored
WAS 3 - SEA 0
Bottom 8th: Seattle
Dustin Ackley homered (365 ft.) to deep right
WAS 3 - SEA 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Washington

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Denard SpanCF 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .299
Anthony Rendón3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .281
Jayson WerthRF 3 1 1 2 1 1 2 0 0 .288
Adam LaRoche1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .260
Ian DesmondSS 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .253
Bryce HarperLF 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .260
Wilson RamosDH 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .288
Asdrubal Cabrera2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .247
José LobatónC 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234
Totals 34 3 8 3 1 2 9 0 13
Batting
2B - A Rendon (34, R Elias)
HR - J Werth (15, 1st inning off R Elias 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - A Rendon (72), J Werth 2 (75)
2-out RBI - A Rendon
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Span 1, A LaRoche 1
GIDP - W Ramos 2
Team LOB - 6

Seattle

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Austin JacksonCF 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .267
Dustin AckleyLF 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 3 .258
Robinson Canó2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .325
Kendrys MoralesDH 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .229
Kyle Seager3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .275
Logan Morrison1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .238
Chris TaylorSS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .310
Endy ChávezPH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
James JonesRF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .253
Jesús SucreC 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
Totals 35 1 8 1 1 0 10 1 11
Batting
HR - D Ackley (10, 8th inning off S Strasburg 0 on, 2 Out)
RBI - D Ackley (56)
2-out RBI - D Ackley
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ackley 1, R Cano 2, J Jones 1
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - A Jackson (14, 2nd base off S Strasburg/J Lobaton)
Fielding
E - A Jackson (6, field)
DP - 2 (K Seager-R Cano-L Morrison, R Cano-C Taylor-L Morrison)

Pitching

Washington

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Stephen Strasburg(W, 11-10) 7.2 6 1 1 0 8 1 1.19 3.49
Matt Thornton(HLD, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.75 0.00
Rafael Soriano(SV, 30) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.06 2.52

Seattle

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Roenis Elías(L, 9-12) 6.0 6 3 2 2 5 1 1.29 3.97
Dominic Leone 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.20 2.34
Tom Wilhelmsen 1.1 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.00 2.02
Charlie Furbush 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.21 3.79
Pitching
IBB - J Werth (by R Elias)
Pitches-strikes - S Strasburg 95-69; M Thornton 4-3; R Soriano 17-13; R Elias 102-63; D Leone 14-9; T Wilhelmsen 20-14; C Furbush 5-4
Ground balls-fly balls - S Strasburg 7-11; M Thornton 0-0; R Soriano 3-1; R Elias 10-5; D Leone 2-0; T Wilhelmsen 1-0; C Furbush 2-0
Batters faced - S Strasburg 29; M Thornton 1; R Soriano 5; R Elias 25; D Leone 4; T Wilhelmsen 5; C Furbush 2
Game Details
Game Time: 2:54.
Umpires: HP--Cory Blaser. 1B--Jim Joyce. 2B--Marvin Hudson. 3B--Doug Eddings.
Weather: 63 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 32,894.