Tanner Roark returned from the World Baseball Classic (WBC) to pitch 5 and 1/3 innings, striking out five and giving up one run. Also back from the WBC, Daniel Murphy went 2-for-4, with a two-run double. Ryan Zimmerman had two hits and scored a run. Jayson Werth contributed a sac fly in the third. After Roark, Solis, Kelley and Romero held things at one run. Blake Treinen, a closer candidate for the NATS, finished things off pitching two thirds of an inning for the save with zeroes across the board.