|W: Gonzalez (6-1, 2.89)|
|L: Gsellman (5-4, 5.50)|
GIO Strong Outing, MURPHY 3-for-5, TAYLOR & HARPER HR’S
Happy Birthday, Dusty
Bryce Harper (.314) solo HR (#17) (WSH-1, NYM-0). Harper’s HR was the hardest he has ever hit (116.3 mph).
Gio Gonzalez (.179) RBI single, scoring Matt Wieters (WSH-2, NYM-0).
Jay Bruce RBI double, scoring Yoenis Cespedes (WSH-2, NYM-1).
Daniel Murphy (.344) 2-RBI triple, scoring Brian Goodwin and Ryan Zimmerman (WSH-4, NYM-1).
Anthony Rendon (.283) RBI single, scoring Daniel Murphy (WSH-5, NYM-1).
Michael Taylor (.261) 2-run HR, scoring Matt Wieters (WSH-7, NYM-1).
Rene Rivera solo HR (WSH-7, NYM-2).
Brian Goodwin (.277) RBI double, scoring Trea Turner (WSH-8, NYM-2).
NYM/8th inning: Wilmer Flores solo HR (WSH-8, NYM-3).
SP Gio Gonzalez (2.89): pitched 7.0 innings, giving up 2 earned runs on 5 hits and 0 walks, striking out 5 (106 pitches, 70 strikes, 26 batters). Game score: 65.
Oliver Perez (4.61): pitched 0.2 innings, striking out 1 (faced 2 batters).
Joe Blanton (8.22): pitched 1.1 inning, giving up 1 earned run on 1 hit (a HR).
Next up – Friday @ NYM 7:10 p.m.: Max Scherzer (7-4, 2.36 ERA, 124 K) vs. Steven Matz (1-0, 1.29 ERA, 2 K).