Ryan Zimmerman (right) connected for his fifth homer of the season. (AP)
By Bill Ladson / MLB.com
Perhaps effectively erratic -- he uncorked a team record four wild pitches in the contest -- Daniel Cabrera showed vast improvement from his last outing in which he lasted only 2 1/3 frames, but his six solid innings and Ryan Zimmerman's two-run first-inning homer were not enough for the Nats.
a-Grounded out for Cabrera, D in the 6th. b-Popped out for Hanrahan in the 9th.
BATTING 2B: Hernandez, A (5, Boggs). 3B: Flores, Je (1, Boggs). HR: Zimmerman (5,
1st inning off Boggs, 1 on, 1 out). TB: Flores, Je 4; Zimmerman 4; Hernandez, A 2; Johnson, N 2. RBI:
Zimmerman 2 (16), Flores, Je (11), Hernandez, A (5). 2-out RBI: Flores, Je; Hernandez, A. Runners left in
scoring position, 2 out: Zimmerman; Harris; Flores, Je. Team RISP: 1-for-4. Team LOB: 7.
Dukes (4, 2nd base by Boggs/LaRue). PO: Dukes (1st base by Boggs).
FIELDING E: Flores,
Je (1, missed catch). PB: Flores, Je (2).