Nationals 8, Braves 6W: H. Carrasco (2-1); L: Kolb (1-5); S: C. Cordero (14)


Nationals second: Johnson singled. Castilla fouled out. Byrd flied out. Bennett homered to left, Johnson scored. Guzman singled. Loaiza flied out. Nationals, 2-0.

Braves fifth: Jordan struck out. Betemit tripled. Pena grounded out, 1B Johnson unassisted, Betemit scored. Ramirez struck out. Nationals, 2-1.

Nationals fifth: Loaiza doubled. Wilkerson grounded out, Loaiza to third. Carroll hit a sac fly to RF Jordan, Loaiza scored. Guillen flied out. Nationals, 3-1.

Braves sixth: Giles singled. Langerhans walked, Giles to second. C. Jones grounded into fielder's choice, Giles to third, Langerhans out. LaRoche singled to center, Giles scored, C. Jones to second. A. Jones struck out. Jordan struck out. Nationals, 3-2.

Braves eighth: Langerhans singled. C. Jones walked, Langerhans to second. LaRoche lined out, Langerhans to third. A. Jones hit a sac fly to LF Byrd, Langerhans scored. Jordan infield single, C. Jones to second. On Guzman's error, C. Jones to third, Jordan to second. Betemit intentionally walked. Estrada pinch-hitting for Pena, singled to center, C. Jones, Jordan scored, Betemit to third. On Wilkerson's error, Betemit scored, Estrada to second. Carrasco pitching. Franco pinch-hitting for Ramirez, walked. Giles grounded out. Braves, 6-3.

Nationals eighth: Wilkerson walked. Carroll grounded into fielder's choice, Wilkerson out. Guillen singled, Carroll to second. Baerga singled to right, Carroll scored, Guillen to third. Castilla doubled to left, Guillen scored, Baerga to third. Blanco pinch-running for Baerga. Gryboski pitching. Byrd intentionally walked. Bennett doubled to right, Blanco, Castilla and Byrd scored. Foster pitching. Guzman flied out. Church pinch-hitting for Carrasco, struck out. Nationals, 8-6.

AtlantaABRHBIBBSOAVGTotals3469558 -- MGiles 2b511000.280Langerhans lf412011.218CJones 3b410011.297LaRoche 1b401111.242AJones cf300101.258BJordan rf411002.237Betemit ss322010.333Pena c300100.250JEstrada ph-c101200.280HRamirez p301002.250JuFranco ph000010.229Kolb p000000.000Gryboski p000000---Foster p000000---WashingtonABRHBIBBSOAVGTotals31812842 -- Wilkerson cf-1b301011.281Carroll 2b310100.239JGuillen rf311010.299NJohnson 1b313000.333Baerga 1b101100.250Blanco pr010000.241CCordero p000000---Castilla 3b411100.287Byrd lf210020.345GBennett c412500.267CGuzman ss402000.191Loaiza p211000.192Ayala p000000.000WCordero ph100000.000Majewski p000000.000HCarrasco p000000---Church ph-cf100001.306Atlanta

000011040 -- 690Washington

02001005x -- 8122 E: Wilkerson (4), CGuzman (5). LOB: Atlanta 7, Washington 4. 2B: Castilla (15), GBennett (5), CGuzman (4), Loaiza (1). 3B: Betemit (2). HR: GBennett (1), off HRamirez. RBI: LaRoche (32), AJones (31), Pena (1), JEstrada 2 (26), Carroll (6), Baerga (5), Castilla (26), GBennett 5 (13). CS: Byrd (1). SF: AJones, Carroll. GIDP: Pena, Castilla 2.

DP: Atlanta 2 (CJones, MGiles and LaRoche), (Betemit, MGiles and LaRoche); Washington 1 (Carroll, CGuzman and NJohnson).

AtlantaIP HRERBBSONPERAHRamirez7 83321915.43Kolb, LB34410257.29Gryboski0 1111082.89FosterC0000180.00WashingtonIP HRERBBSONPERALoaiza6 522271053.56Ayala1 10000162.53MajewskiC34320342.22HCarrasco, WB00010163.77CCordero, S1 00001101.38 Gryboski pitched to 2 batters in the 8th.

Inherited runners-scored: Gryboski 2-2, Foster 1-0, HCarrasco 1-0.

IBB: off Gryboski (Byrd) 1, off Majewski (Betemit) 1.

T: 3:13. A: 29,225 (45,250).