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Nats Blast Phillies

Nats Blast Phillies

Philadelphia, PA)  –  The Nationals used four solo homers to push past the Phillies, 5-1, at Citizens Bank Park.  Anthony Rendon and Wilson Ramos went back-to-back in the fifth inning, while Ryan Zimmerman and Jayson Werth did the same in the sixth.  Gio Gonzalez improved to 7-and-3, dealing seven innings of one-run ball with five strikeouts.  Washington had dropped the first two of the four-game set.  Darin Ruf blasted a homer for Philadelphia.  Cliff Lee fell to 10-and-3 on the year, allowing all four homers.