Starter Jo-Jo Reyes threw six innings, giving up just one run. (Gregory Smith/AP)
By Mark Bowman / MLB.com
Chipper Jones drove in two runs in the second inning with a sun-aided double, and Martin Prado extended the Braves' lead to three runs with a single in the sixth, but Blaine Boyer let the Nats tie it up in the eighth, and Atlanta was held scoreless over the final eight innings before falling in the 14th.
a-Struck out for Balester in the 7th. b-Batted for Colome in the 8th. c-Grounded out for Casto in the 8th. d-Struck
out for Hinckley in the 10th. e-Struck out for Rivera, S in the 12th. f-Grounded out for Shell in the 14th. 1-Ran
for Boone in the 10th.
BATTING 2B: Gonzalez, Al (6, Boyer), Boone (12, Nunez, V), Dukes (14, Bennett). HR: Milledge (14, 2nd inning off Reyes, Jo, 0 on, 0 out), Gonzalez, Al (1, 7th inning off Tavarez, J, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Boone 4; Harris; Dukes 2; Milledge 5; Gonzalez, Al 7. RBI: Milledge (54), Gonzalez, Al 3 (4), Dukes 3 (36). 2-out RBI: Gonzalez, Al 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Harris 3; Montz 2; Zimmerman; Guzman, C; Milledge; Langerhans. SAC: Balester. Team RISP: 2-for-17. Team LOB: 12.
BASERUNNING SB: Harris (10, 2nd base off Gonzalez, M/Miller, C).
a-Flied out for Reyes, Jo in the 6th. b-Flied out for Gonzalez, M in the 9th. c-Walked for Miller, C in the 11th. d-Struck
out for Ridgway in the 11th. e-Grounded out for Julio in the 14th. f-Walked for Johnson, K in the 14th. 1-Ran
for Jones, C in the 12th. 2-Ran for McCann in the 13th.
BATTING 2B: Jones, C (21, Balester), McCann (35, Shell), Escobar, Y (23, Hanrahan). TB: Escobar, Y 4; Prado 2; McCann 2; Blanco, G 2; Jones, B; Francoeur; Jones, C 4; Reyes, Jo; Anderson, J; Johnson,
K. RBI: Blanco, G (35), Jones, C 2 (70), Prado (28). 2-out RBI: Jones, C 2; Prado. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Francoeur 4; Johnson, K; Jones, B; Prado; Blanco, G. GIDP: Francoeur 2. Team RISP: 4-for-15. Team LOB: 14.
BASERUNNING SB: Blanco, G (12, 2nd base off Balester/Montz). CS: Johnson, K (5, 2nd base by Colome/Montz).