|W: Ross (1-0, 3.86)|
|L: Teheran (1-1, 3.52)|
Two grand slams: Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman.
Joe Ross returned to the NATS Wednesday, April 19th, to start game #2 against the Braves. He pitched 7 innings, faced 27 batters (100 pitches, 66 strikes), struck out 7, and gave up 3 earned runs. Enny Romero took the 8th, facing 5 batters, striking out 1 and giving up 1 earned run. Matt Albers closed things off in the 9th.
Harper: HR in the 1st, grand slam in the 2nd (both off of Braves SP Julio Teheran), 5 RBI, 4-for-4, 1 walk and batting .404.
Zimmerman: grand slam in the 8th off of reliever Ian Krol, 3-for-5, batting .380.
Rendon: 3-for-6, batting .226.
Doubles: Difo, Harper, Heisey (1 each).
RBI: Harper-5, Zimmerman-4, Eaton-1, Heisey-1, Difo-1.
Total bases: Harper-11, Zimmerman-6, Rendon-3, Heisey-2.
Stolen base: Adam Eaton.
Jayson Werth: left the game in 3rd inning (day-to-day).