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Young bats power Nats
Ortiz gets eighth win
Ryan Zimmerman hit a two-run homer, his 14th, in a four-run sixth inning and a pair of recently acquired players, Felipe Lopez and Austin Kearns, each had two hits and drove in a run. Ramon Ortiz allowed two runs and seven hits over six effective innings for the win.
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 Zimmerman's two-run homer
 Lopez's homer
Nationals 6, Padres 2
Felipe Lopez rounds third base after hitting a solo home run in the third inning. (Jack Smith/AP)
Series at a glance:
Pads strand 11 runners
Chris Young allowed seven hits and five runs, including two homers, over five-plus innings to take his fifth loss. The Padres couldn't muster enough offense as they stranded eight runners through the first seven innings and 11 overall. Rob Bowen hit a pinch-hit homer in the sixth.
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TODAY'S WRAPS: August 04, 2006
WSH
Washington (49-60)
Won 1
Washington 6, San Diego 2   SD
San Diego (56-53)
Lost 1
August 4, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Washington
0 0 1 0 1 4 0 0 0   6 9 0
San Diego
0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0   2 10 0
Standings thru 8/4/06  |  Gameday  |  Nationals Stats  |  Padres Stats
WashingtonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Soriano, LF4011010.291
Lopez, SS4221000.276
Zimmerman, 3B3122100.291
Johnson, 1B4110001.297
Kearns, RF4121000.275
Church, CF3011101.252
Anderson, 2B3100112.266
Schneider, C4000023.223
Ortiz, P3000022.095
  Bowie, P0000000.000
  Rauch, P0000000.000
  a-Matos, PH1000000.209
  Cordero, P0000000.000
Totals33696369 

a-Grounded out for Rauch in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Zimmerman (34, Young), Soriano (28, Young), Kearns (27, Brocail).
HR: Lopez (11, 3rd inning off Young, 0 on, 2 out), Zimmerman (14, 6th inning off Young, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Soriano 2; Lopez 5; Zimmerman 6; Johnson; Kearns 3; Church.
RBI: Lopez (38), Soriano (71), Zimmerman 2 (74), Kearns (58), Church (20).
2-out RBI: Lopez; Soriano.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Johnson; Schneider.
GIDP: Church.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Church (5, 2nd base off Young/Bard), Anderson (2, 2nd base off Young/Bard).
CS: Zimmerman (7, 2nd base by Williamson/Bard), Soriano (11, 3rd base by Young/Bard).
PO: Zimmerman (1st base by Williamson).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Soriano (Roberts at home).
DP: (Johnson-Lopez).

 
San DiegoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Roberts, LF4010100.301
Giles, RF4120101.267
Cameron, CF5000025.263
Gonzalez, 1B3010201.306
Bard, C4011004.339
Walker, 3B4020002.277
Blum, SS3010102.256
Barfield, 2B4010003.293
Young, P2000012.158
  Brocail, P0000000.000
  a-Bowen, PH1111000.297
  Williamson, P0000000.000
  Adkins, P0000000.000
  b-Piazza, PH1000002.297
  Embree, P0000000.000
Totals3521025322 

a-Homered for Brocail in the 6th. b-Flied out for Adkins in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Barfield (22, Rauch).
HR: Bowen (2, 6th inning off Ortiz, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Roberts; Giles 2; Gonzalez; Bard; Walker 2; Blum; Barfield 2; Bowen 4.
RBI: Bard (28), Bowen (12).
2-out RBI: Bard; Bowen.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bard 2; Walker; Piazza 2.
GIDP: Barfield.
Team LOB: 11.

FIELDING
DP: (Barfield-Blum-Gonzalez).
Pickoffs: Williamson (Zimmerman at 1st base).

 
WashingtonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Ortiz (W, 8-9)6.07225314.76
Bowie 1.21000001.04
Rauch 0.11000003.18
Cordero 1.01000003.51
 
San DiegoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Young (L, 9-5)5.07552223.78
Brocail 1.02110305.56
Williamson 1.00001005.13
Adkins 1.00000003.38
Embree 1.00000103.52

Young pitched to 3 batters in the 6th.

Pitches-strikes: Ortiz 114-68, Bowie 18-11, Rauch 10-7, Cordero 16-10, Young 92-61, Brocail 21-16, Williamson 18-9, Adkins 11-7, Embree 9-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Ortiz 6-8, Bowie 4-1, Rauch 0-1, Cordero 0-3, Young 3-9, Brocail 0-0, Williamson 0-2, Adkins 1-2, Embree 1-1.
Batters faced: Ortiz 28, Bowie 6, Rauch 2, Cordero 4, Young 22, Brocail 5, Williamson 3, Adkins 3, Embree 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Rauch 1-0, Brocail 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Bruce Froemming. 1B: Brian Runge. 2B: Paul Emmel. 3B: Mike Winters.
Weather: 73 degrees, clear.
Wind: 9 mph, L to R.
T: 3:01.
Att: 36,538.

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