Bryce Harper had three hits and drove in three runs, and a beleaguered bullpen held on as the Washington Nationals snapped a four-game losing streak with a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night.
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David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer
The Nationals snap the Cardinals' eight-game win streak, although for a moment it appeared the Nationals would blow another late-game lead. The Cardinals got the tying run to second base with two outs after Koda Glover walked Matt Carpenter, but Yadier Molina swung at a first-pitch fastball at the knees and flew out to center field.
Marcell Ozuna homered and Austin Gomber tossed six shutout innings to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-2 win over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday night.
St. Louis slugger Matt Carpenter was hit on the right hand by a pitch from Washington pitcher Matt Grace in the seventh inning of the Cardinals' 4-2 win over the Nationals. X-rays were negative.
Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer
Austin Gomber tossed six shutout innings and continues to intrigue, but I still can't make the case in mixed leagues: 4 walks tonight (control often an issue), he's a fly baller and his upcoming schedule is tough (at LAD, at Coors the next two).
Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer
Harrison Bader is doing it all tonight: a diving catch on a Bryce Harper line drive, scored on a wild pitch, a double and an RBI single. He's hitting .333 (15-for-45) in August.
Buster Olney breaks down Tuesday's action, including the star that is Ronald Acuna and two very different streaks for the Cardinals/Astros.
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John Brickley breaks down Monday's slate, including more heartbreak for the Nationals and leadoff fireworks from Ronald Acuna.
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Yadier Molina broke a tie with a two-run single in the seventh inning, Tyson Ross won his St. Louis debut and the Cardinals defeated the Kansas City Royals 8-2 on Sunday to win their fifth straight, matching a season high.
Cardinals pitcher Luke Weaver cut his finger while opening a food tray in the clubhouse at Kansas City and was scratched from his start against the Royals. Right-hander Tyson Ross made his first start for the Cardinals, getting the win in Weaver's place.
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Jim Witalka ESPN Producer
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