Miami 5, Washington 2

Boxscore | Recap
Thursday, July 28, 2011 12:35 PM
Location - Nationals Park
Temperature - 90°
Umpires - Home Plate - Greg Gibson, First Base - Todd Tichenor, Second Base - Lance Barrett, Third Base - Angel Hernandez,
Attendance - 24153

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
Miami 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 5 9 0
Washington 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 7 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Miami 52-53 24-32 28-21 W5
Washington 49-55 28-21 21-34 L5

Recap


Mike Stanton homered for the fourth time in six games and Emilio Bonifacio extended his hitting streak to 26 contests with an RBI single as the visiting Florida Marlins completed a three-game sweep of the Washington Nationals with a 5-2 victory on Thursday.
 
With Florida nursing a 2-1 lead, Stanton led off the sixth inning with his career-best 24th homer of the season. Five batters later, Bonifacio blooped a shallow single to center to plate Brett Hayes.
 
Brian Sanchez (4-1) relieved an ineffective Brad Hand to toss 1 1/3 scoreless innings as the Marlins won their fifth in a row.
 
Ryan Zimmerman collected four hits for the second straight game and Jayson Werth had a pair of RBI singles for Washington, which fell for the 12th time in 16 contests.
 
John Lannan (7-7) dropped to 2-4 in his career against the Marlins after permitting four runs on five hits in 5 2/3 innings.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Miami   Washington
Brad Hand Player John Lannan
No Decision W/L Loss
3.2 IP 5.2
3 Strikeouts 4
3 Hits 5
2.45 ERA 6.35
Hitting
Miami   Washington
Brett Hayes Player Ryan Zimmerman
2 Hits 4
1 RBI 0
0 HR 0
3 TB 5
.667 Avg .800

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Miami 9 1 14 .273 19 6 5 5 3 0
Washington 7 0 8 .226 16 8 2 7 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Washington will play their next game at home against NY Mets. The Nationals have a W/L % of .490 after a win and .455 after a loss.
  • Miami will play their next game on the road against Atlanta. The Marlins have a W/L % of .529 after a win and .463 after a loss.
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