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Flores' blast wins it
Nationals 7, Phillies 6
John Lannan got ejected after hitting Ryan Howard with a pitch. (George Widman/AP)
 Flores' three-run homer
John Lannan's Major League debut didn't go according to plan, as the left-hander got tossed from the game in the fifth for plunking Chase Utley and Ryan Howard. Jesus Flores' late three-run shot helped end a two-game skid.
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Series at a glance:
WSH
Washington (43-58)
Won 1
Washington 7, Philadelphia 6   PHI
Philadelphia (52-49)
Lost 1
July 26, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Washington
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0   7 10 1
Philadelphia
1 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 1   6 12 1
Standings thru 7/26/07  |  Gameday  |  Nationals Stats  |  Phillies Stats
WashingtonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lopez, SS5122011.243
Belliard, 2B5110011.301
Zimmerman, 3B4000002.257
Young, 1B4021001.333
  1-Fick, PR-1B0100000.203
Kearns, RF3111101.253
Church, LF4000014.256
  Langerhans, LF0000000.156
Flores, C4223012.264
Logan, CF4120000.234
Lannan, P2000001.000
  Schroder, P0000000.000
  King, P0000000.000
  a-Schneider, PH0000000.229
  b-Batista, PH1000002.226
  Rauch, P1000010.000
  Cordero, P0000000.000
Totals3771071515 

a-Batted for King in the 7th. b-Lined out for Schneider in the 7th.
1-Ran for Young in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Logan (8, Eaton).
HR: Flores (2, 8th inning off Zagurski, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Lopez 2; Belliard; Young 2; Kearns; Flores 5; Logan 3.
RBI: Young (53), Kearns (40), Lopez 2 (39), Flores 3 (15).
2-out RBI: Lopez 2; Flores 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Flores.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
CS: Logan (2, 2nd base by Eaton/Barajas).

FIELDING
E: Zimmerman (15, fielding).
DP: (Zimmerman-Belliard-Young).

 
PhiladelphiaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Rollins, SS5110002.287
Victorino, RF4020100.283
Utley, 2B4221012.336
Howard, 1B4212012.277
Rowand, CF5110002.328
Burrell, LF4032000.249
  1-Bourn, PR-LF1010000.274
Helms, 3B3000103.255
  Zagurski, P0000000.000
  b-Coste, PH1001001.308
Barajas, C2000103.209
  a-Dobbs, PH1000012.294
  Ruiz, C0000100.258
Eaton, P3010001.244
  Romero, P0000000.000
  Mesa, P0000000.000
  Nunez, 3B2000002.256
Totals3961264320 

a-Struck out for Barajas in the 7th. b-Grounded out for Zagurski in the 9th.
1-Ran for Burrell in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Burrell (14, Rauch).
HR: Howard (29, 3rd inning off Lannan, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Rollins; Victorino 2; Utley 2; Howard 4; Rowand; Burrell 4; Bourn; Eaton.
RBI: Utley (82), Howard 2 (85), Burrell 2 (49), Coste (3).
2-out RBI: Howard 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rollins; Barajas; Utley; Dobbs; Nunez.
GIDP: Rowand.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
SB: Bourn (16, 2nd base off Cordero/Flores), Victorino (31, 2nd base off King/Flores).

FIELDING
E: Helms (9, throw).

 
WashingtonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lannan 4.16542118.31
Schroder 1.12000001.45
King 0.10000104.91
Rauch (W, 6-2)2.02001103.56
Cordero (S, 20)1.02111002.70
 
PhiladelphiaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Eaton 6.18440205.83
Romero (H, 7)0.11000002.60
Mesa (H, 7)(L, 1-3)0.20201106.75
Zagurski (BS, 2)1.21110214.58

IBB: Helms (by Rauch).
HBP: Utley (by Lannan), Howard (by Lannan).
Pitches-strikes: Lannan 87-50, Schroder 30-21, King 6-3, Rauch 30-21, Cordero 20-11, Eaton 91-59, Romero 13-7, Mesa 16-7, Zagurski 25-19.
Ground outs-fly outs: Lannan 9-3, Schroder 0-4, King 0-0, Rauch 2-3, Cordero 3-0, Eaton 5-11, Romero 0-1, Mesa 1-0, Zagurski 2-1.
Batters faced: Lannan 22, Schroder 7, King 1, Rauch 9, Cordero 6, Eaton 26, Romero 2, Mesa 4, Zagurski 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Schroder 2-2, King 1-0, Romero 2-2, Mesa 1-0, Zagurski 2-2.
EjectionsWashington Nationals pitcher John Lannan ejected by HP umpire Hunter Wendelstedt. (5th); Washington Nationals Manager Manny Acta ejected by HP umpire Hunter Wendelstedt. (5th).
Umpires: HP: Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B: Randy Marsh. 2B: Bob Davidson. 3B: Sam Holbrook.
Weather: 83 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 1 mph, None.
T: 3:25.
Att: 43,413.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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