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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 WerthDFP
homered (374 ft.) to deep left,
Denard SpanDFP
scored
WAS 2 - SEA 0
Top 5th: Washington
Anthony RendónDFP
doubled to deep left center,
José LobatónDFP
scored
WAS 3 - SEA 0
Bottom 8th: Seattle
Dustin AckleyDFP
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 SpanDFP
CF
4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .299
Anthony RendónDFP
3B
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .281
Jayson WerthDFP
RF
3 1 1 2 1 1 2 0 0 .288
Adam LaRocheDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .260
Ian DesmondDFP
SS
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .253
Bryce HarperDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .260
Wilson RamosDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .288
Asdrubal CabreraDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .247
José LobatónDFP
C
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 JacksonDFP
CF
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .267
Dustin AckleyDFP
LF
4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 3 .258
Robinson CanóDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .325
Kendrys MoralesDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .229
Kyle SeagerDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .275
Logan MorrisonDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .238
Chris TaylorDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .310
Endy ChávezDFP
PH
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
James JonesDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .253
Jesús SucreDFP
C
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 StrasburgDFP
(W, 11-10)
7.2 6 1 1 0 8 1 1.19 3.49
Matt ThorntonDFP
(HLD, 1)
0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.75 0.00
Rafael SorianoDFP
(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 ElíasDFP
(L, 9-12)
6.0 6 3 2 2 5 1 1.29 3.97
Dominic LeoneDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.20 2.34
Tom WilhelmsenDFP
1.1 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.00 2.02
Charlie FurbushDFP
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.