Washington Nationals 5, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 96
Played on Monday, July 18, 2011 (N) at Minute Maid Park

WAS N    0  0  0    0  1  0    1  0  3  -   5  7  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  1    0  0  0  -   2  7  0
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bernadina cf,lf               3   1   1   0       1   1       0   0
Espinosa 2b                   3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Zimmerman 3b                  4   2   2   2       0   0       1   4
Morse 1b                      4   2   3   1       0   0      10   0
Werth rf                      3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Nix lf                        4   0   1   2       0   1       2   0
  Ankiel pr,cf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ramos c                       4   0   0   0       0   1      13   0
Desmond ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
Marquis p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Storen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   5   7   5       2   6      27  11

BATTING - 
HR: Morse (16,5th inning off Lyles 0 on 0 out); Zimmerman (5,7th inning off
Lyles 0 on 1 out).
SH: Espinosa (3,off Lyles).
GDP: Espinosa (5,off Lyles).
Team LOB: 2.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Sanchez ss                    3   1   1   0       0   1       1   5
Keppinger 2b                  4   0   0   0       0   1       1   5
Pence rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Lee 1b                        3   0   2   1       1   1      13   1
Michaels lf                   4   1   1   0       0   3       1   0
Johnson 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       0   3
Corporan c                    4   0   2   1       0   1       7   0
Lyles p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  F. Rodriguez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   7   2       1  12      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Sanchez-Keppinger-Lee, Sanchez-Johnson-Corporan.

BATTING - 
2B: Michaels (5,off Marquis); Corporan (6,off Marquis); Lee 2 (27,off Marquis,off
Storen).
SH: Lyles (1,off Marquis); Sanchez (8,off Marquis).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Marquis W(8-4)                8     6   2   2   1   9   0  31
Storen SV(25)                 1     1   0   0   0   3   0   4
Totals                        9     7   2   2   1  12   0  35


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lyles L(0-5)                  8.1   5   4   4   1   6   2  30
Lopez                         0     2   1   1   1   0   0   3
F. Rodriguez                  0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     7   5   5   2   6   2  34


Umpires: HP - Bill Welke, 1B - Jeff Nelson, 2B - Vic Carapazza, 3B - Marty Foster
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 28975


Starting Lineups:

   Washington Nationals          Houston Astros           
1. Bernadina           cf        Bourn               cf
2. Espinosa            2b        Sanchez             ss
3. Zimmerman           3b        Keppinger           2b
4. Morse               1b        Pence               rf
5. Werth               rf        Lee                 1b
6. Nix                 lf        Michaels            lf
7. Ramos               c         Johnson             3b
8. Desmond             ss        Corporan            c
9. Marquis             p         Lyles               p

NATIONALS 1ST: Bernadina was called out on strikes; Espinosa
popped to first; Zimmerman flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn grounded out (shortstop to first); Sanchez
grounded out (third to first); Keppinger grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 0.

NATIONALS 2ND: Morse lined to right; Werth struck out; Nix flied
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Pence struck out; Lee walked; Michaels struck out;
Johnson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 0.

NATIONALS 3RD: Ramos grounded out (third to first); Desmond
grounded out (third to first); Marquis grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Corporan singled to center; Lyles out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Corporan to second]; Bourn struck out;
Sanchez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 0.

NATIONALS 4TH: Bernadina walked; Espinosa grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Bernadina out at second];
Zimmerman grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Nationals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Keppinger popped to third; Pence grounded out (third
to first); Lee was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Nationals 0, Astros 0.

NATIONALS 5TH: Morse homered; Werth grounded out (shortstop to
first); Nix struck out; Ramos grounded out (shortstop to first);
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Michaels doubled to left; Johnson lined to left;
Corporan doubled to right [Michaels scored]; Lyles struck out;
Bourn grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Nationals 1, Astros 1.

NATIONALS 6TH: Desmond grounded out (shortstop to first);
Marquis struck out; Bernadina grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Sanchez singled to center; Keppinger flied to left;
Pence popped to catcher; Lee doubled to left [Sanchez scored];
Michaels struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 1, Astros
2.

NATIONALS 7TH: Espinosa was called out on strikes; Zimmerman
homered; Morse singled to center; Werth flied to right; Nix
grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Nationals 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first); Corporan
grounded out (shortstop to first); Lyles grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 2.

NATIONALS 8TH: Ramos struck out; Desmond grounded out (second to
first); Marquis grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Bourn singled to left; Sanchez out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Bourn to second]; Keppinger struck out;
Pence grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Nationals 2, Astros 2.

NATIONALS 9TH: Bernadina singled to right; Espinosa out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Bernadina to second];
Zimmerman singled to right [Bernadina scored]; LOPEZ REPLACED
LYLES (PITCHING); Morse singled to left [Zimmerman to second];
Werth walked [Zimmerman to third, Morse to second]; Nix singled
to right [Zimmerman scored, Morse scored, Werth to third]; F.
RODRIGUEZ REPLACED LOPEZ (PITCHING); ANKIEL RAN FOR NIX; Ramos
hit into a double play to shortstop [Werth out at home
(shortstop to third to catcher)]; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Nationals 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: BERNADINA CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); ANKIEL
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); STOREN REPLACED MARQUIS (PITCHING);
Lee doubled to left; Michaels struck out; Johnson was called out
on strikes; Corporan struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Nationals 5, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Nationals        5   7   0    2
 Astros           2   7   0    6


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