Arizona 4, Washington 2

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 7:05 PM
Location - Nationals Park
Temperature - 83°
Umpires - Home Plate - Ted Barrett, First Base - Tim McClelland, Second Base - Brian Runge, Third Base - Marvin Hudson,
Attendance - 17881

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Arizona 71-59 36-26 35-33 W2
Washington 62-66 37-27 25-39 L2

Recap


Daniel Hudson fell one out shy of his third complete game of the season and Miguel Montero had a two-run single as the Arizona Diamondbacks posted a 4-2 victory over the host Washington Nationals on Wednesday.
 
Ryan Roberts and Gerardo Parra had two hits apiece, and Lyle Overbay collected his sixth RBI in as many games for Arizona, which has won two in a row after dropping six straight.
 
The Diamondbacks maintained their two-game lead over the San Francisco Giants in the National League West.
 
Hudson (13-9) scattered nine hits and struck out six, but was denied the shutout when Laynce Nix belted a solo homer with two outs in the ninth. Jonny Gomes also went deep before J.J. Putz collected the final out for his 32nd save.
 
Livan Hernandez (7-12) suffered his fourth loss in six decisions after permitting four runs on seven hits in 7 1/3 innings.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Arizona   Washington
Daniel Hudson Player Livan Hernandez
Win W/L Loss
8.2 IP 7.1
6 Strikeouts 5
9 Hits 7
2.08 ERA 4.91
Hitting
Arizona   Washington
Gerardo Parra Player Ian Desmond
2 Hits 3
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 4
.400 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Arizona 8 0 9 .235 15 6 3 2 0 0
Washington 9 2 17 .257 16 6 2 0 0 2

Upcoming Games

  • Washington will play their next game at home against Arizona. The Nationals have a W/L % of .484 after a win and .485 after a loss.
  • Arizona will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Diamondbacks have a W/L % of .592 after a win and .492 after a loss.
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