Nationals pick up sweep of Braves behind Stephen Strasburg's strong night

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Nationals pick up sweep of Braves behind Stephen Strasburg's strong night
Nationals pick up sweep of Braves behind Stephen Strasburg's strong night

Ryan Zimmerman hit a two-run homer, Stephen Strasburg struck out 10 and the Washington Nationals completed a three-game sweep with a 3-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night. A night after had 14 runs on 20 hits, the Nationals couldn't solve R.A. Dickey's knuckleball until Zimmerman homered in the sixth to erase a 2-1 deficit. Strasburg improved to 72-8 when the Nationals score at least three runs.

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