April 23rd: WSH-6, NYM-3

Final R H E
WSH 6 6 0
NYM 3 6 0
W: Scherzer (3-1, 1.95)
L: Wheeler (1-2, 5.40)
S: Glover (2)-

Grand Slam Daniel Murphy.  Ryan Zimmerman 2-run HR.

Max Scherzer pitched 8 innings, striking out 9, giving up 2 home runs, 3 earned runs.  He faced 29 batters with a total of 110 pitches 77 strikes).  Kota Glover struck out 1 and got the save in the 9th

Daniel Murphy hit a grand slam in the first inning off of Zach Wheeler (his 2nd career GS), and Ryan Zimmerman jacked a 2-run home run (#6 this year) in the 6th off of relief pitcher Josh Smoker.  Bryce Harper went 2-for-4, struck out once; Matt Wieters struck out twice.

The NATS have won 7 consecutive games, including their last 6 on the road off the Mets and Braves; Rockies are up next.

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