Nationals 4W: Armas Jr. (4-4)

L: Je. Williams (1-3)

S: C. Cordero (29)Cubs 2


Nationals first: Wilkerson grounded out. Spivey flied out. Guillen homered to left. Castilla hit by a pitch. Byrd flied out. Nationals, 1-0.

Nationals fourth: Guillen singled. Castilla walked, Guillen to second. Byrd sacrificed, Guillen to third, Castilla to second. W. Cordero hit a sacrifice fly to RF Burnitz, Guillen scored. Bennett singled to center, Castilla scored. Carroll grounded into fielder's choice, Bennett out. Nationals, 3-0.

Cubs fourth: Lee tripled. Burnitz struck out. Ramirez grounded out, SS Carroll to 1B W. Cordero, Lee scored. Walker struck out. Nationals, 3-1.

Nationals fifth: Armas grounded out. Wilkerson tripled. Spivey hit a sacrifice fly to CF Patterson, Wilkerson scored. Guillen grounded out, 3B Ramirez to 1B Lee. Nationals, 4-1.

Cubs sixth: Lee homered to right. Burnitz walked. Majewski pitching. Ramirez lined into a double play, Burnitz out. Walker singled. Hollandsworth walked, Walker to second. Barrett flied out. Nationals, 4-2.

WashingtonABRHBIBBSOAVGTotals2945417 -- Wilkerson cf411000.268Spivey 2b300101.237JGuillen rf422100.305Castilla 3b210012.260Byrd lf300001.279WCordero 1b301100.119GBennett c401103.253CCordero p000000---Carroll ss300000.252Armas Jr. p200000.059Majewski p000000.000Short ph100000.500Eischen p0000001.00HCarrasco p000000---Schneider c000000.270ChicagoABRHBIBBSOAVGTotals3228228 -- CPatterson cf400003.236NPerez ss401001.273DeLee 1b423100.386Burnitz rf300011.275ARamirez 3b401100.299TWalker 2b401002.312Hollandsworth lf301010.270Barrett c401000.265JeWilliams p100001.000Hairston Jr. ph100000.267Wuertz p000000---Washington

100210000 -- 450Chicago

000101000 -- 280 LOB: Washington 3, Chicago 6. 2B: WCordero (2), Hollandsworth (12). 3B: Wilkerson (4), DeLee (2). HR: DeLee (25), off Armas Jr.; JGuillen (17), off JeWilliams. RBI: Spivey (23), JGuillen (46), WCordero (2), GBennett (14), DeLee (67), ARamirez (50). S: Byrd, JeWilliams. SF: Spivey, WCordero. GIDP: Burnitz.

DP: Washington 2 (Spivey, Carroll and WCordero), (WCordero).

WashingtonIP HRERBBSONPERAArmas Jr., W5 72216995.27Majewski1 10010153.13Eischen1 00002133.72HCarrasco1 00000141.86CCordero, S1 0000060.85ChicagoIP HRERBBSONPERAJeWilliams, L7 54413884.96Wuertz2 00004323.89 Armas Jr. pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.

Inherited runners-scored: Majewski 1-0.

HBP: by JeWilliams (Castilla).

T: 2:39. A: 40,488 (39,538).