MLB Game Summary - Atlanta at Washington
(Saturday, March 8th)
Final Score: Washington 8, Atlanta 2
Viera, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Ryan Zimmerman slugged a two-run homer and Adam LaRoche added a solo shot as Washington subdued Atlanta, 8-2, in Grapefruit League action.
Denard Span added two hits, a run scored and an RBI, Danny Espinosa scored twice and Bryce Harper drove in one for the Nationals.
Taylor Jordan won thanks to limiting Atlanta to a run on three hits over three relief innings. Starter Ross Detwiler worked the first two and yielded a run on six hits.
Evan Gattis and Jose Yepez drove in a run each for the Braves. Juan Jaime took the loss, charged with the unearned go-ahead run in the fourth inning.
03/08 17:03:21 ET