Nationals 6W: Ayala (5-3)

L: Riedling (2-1)

S: C. Cordero (15)Marlins 3

HOW THEY SCORED

Marlins third: Burnett struck out. L. Castillo grounded out. Pierre singled. Pierre stole second. Lo Duca singled to left, Pierre scored. C. Delgado grounded out. Marlins, 1-0.

Marlins seventh: L. Castillo singled. Pierre sacrificed, L. Castillo to second. Lo Duca grounded out, L. Castillo to third. Nitkowski pitching. C. Delgado infield single to second, L. Castillo scored. On Carroll's error, C. Delgado to second. Carrasco pitching. Cabrera struck out. Marlins, 2-0.

Nationals seventh: Castilla lined out. Church walked. Schneider singled, Church to second. Blanco infield single to third, Church scored, Schneider to second. Mecir pitching. Ohka pinch running for Schneider. Guillen pinch hitting for Guzman, singled, Ohka to third, Blanco to second. Baerga pinch-hitting for Carrasco, hit by a pitch, Ohka scored, Blanco to third, Guillen to second. Byrd hit a sac fly to LF Cabrera, Blanco scored. Guillen out trying to advance. Nationals, 3-2.

Marlins eighth: Encarnacion grounded out. Lowell singled. Easley pinch running for Lowell. Gonzalez infield single, Easley to second. Harris pinch hitting for Mecir, doubled to right, Easley scored, Gonzalez to third. L. Castillo grounded out. Pierre fouled out. Tied, 3-3.

Nationals eighth: Carroll lined out. Johnson walked on four pitches. Castilla safe on Easley's error, Johnson to third. Perisho pitching. Church homered to right, Johnson, Castilla scored. Bennett singled. Ayala flied out. Guillen struck out. Nationals, 6-3.

FloridaABRHBIBBSOAVGTotals373133210 -- LCastillo 2b512000.323Pierre cf311000.260Lo Duca c503100.287CDelgado 1b501103.313Cabrera lf400003.347JEncarnacion rf501001.272Lowell 3b403000.218Easley pr-3b010000.248AGonzalez ss201020.277Burnett p300003.077Mecir p000000---LHarris ph101100.391Riedling p000000.000Perisho p000000---WashingtonABRHBIBBSOAVGTotals3169627 -- Byrd cf-lf301100.318Carroll 2b-ss401001.240NJohnson 1b310011.333Castilla 3b411000.281Church rf-cf321312.319Schneider c302000.229Ohka pr010000.250GBennett c101000.266Blanco lf311101.273Ayala p100000.000CCordero p000000---CGuzman ss200001.193JGuillen ph-rf201001.295JoPatterson p100000.071WCordero ph100000.000Tucker p000000---Nitkowski p000000---HCarrasco p000000---Baerga ph-2b000100.243Florida

001000110 -- 3131Washington

00000033x -- 691 E: Easley (5), Carroll (3). LOB: Florida 12, Washington 5. 2B: Lowell (16), LHarris (2). HR: Church (4), off Perisho. RBI: Lo Duca (21), CDelgado (37), LHarris (2), Byrd (9), Church 3 (20), Blanco (7), Baerga (6). SB: Pierre (12). CS: JEncarnacion (3). S: Pierre 2. SF: Byrd. GIDP: NJohnson.

DP: Florida 2 (AGonzalez and CDelgado), (Cabrera, Lowell and AGonzalez).

FloridaIP HRERBBSONPERABurnett6B63316983.03MecirC1000094.05Riedling, LB02110116.88PerishoC21101111.93WashingtonIP HRERBBSONPERAJoPatterson6 71127982.70TuckerC11100111.23Nitkowski0 1000028.10HCarrascoB0000153.68Ayala, W1 31100202.65CCordero, S1 10002161.29 Nitkowski pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

Inherited runners-scored: Mecir 2-2, Perisho 2-2, Nitkowski 1-1, HCarrasco 1-0.

IBB: off JoPatterson (AGonzalez) 2. HBP: by Mecir (Baerga), by JoPatterson (Cabrera).

T: 3:00. A: 40,995 (45,250).