|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.