Philadelphia 8, Washington 5

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, May 16, 2009 1:05 PM
Location - Nationals Park
Temperature - 76°
Umpires - Home Plate - Chuck Meriwether, First Base - Damien Beal, Second Base - Mike Reilly, Third Base - Lazaro Diaz,
Attendance - 19910

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Philadelphia 1 1 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 8 14 0
Washington 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 5 8 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Philadelphia 18-16 8-12 10-4 W2
Washington 12-23 6-9 6-14 L2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Washington Nationals have a 6-9 record at home this season. The Philadelphia Phillies have a 10-4 record on the road.
  • Washington has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Nationals have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Philadelphia has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Phillies have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Brett Myers pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.50. Brad Lidge closed out the game to get the save and has 6 save s for the season. Scott Olsen took the loss for Washington.
  • Ryan Zimmerman, Josh Willingham hit homeruns for Washington. Raul Ibanez (2), Jayson Werth hit homeruns for Philadelphia.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Philadelphia   Washington
Brett Myers Player Scott Olsen
Win W/L Loss
7.0 IP 5.0
8 Strikeouts 3
3 Hits 9
2.57 ERA 9.00
Hitting
Philadelphia   Washington
Raul Ibanez Player Ryan Zimmerman
3 Hits 2
4 RBI 2
2 HR 1
9 TB 5
.600 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Philadelphia 14 3 25 .350 16 5 8 3 0 0
Washington 8 2 15 .242 8 9 5 2 1 1

Upcoming Games

  • Washington will play their next game at home against Philadelphia. The Nationals have a W/L % of .385 after a win and .318 after a loss.
  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Phillies have a W/L % of .588 after a win and .471 after a loss.
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