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Braves 2, Nationals 1

Braves 2, Nationals 1

WASHINGTON — Evan Gattis' leadoff homer in the fifth and Chris Johnson's sacrifice fly in the eight lifted the Braves. The Nationals put two on with no outs in the eighth. But David Carpenter, the fourth reliever, struck out the Nos. 4-5-6 hitters capped by a 96 mph fastball that Bryce Harper took.

Braves 2, Nationals 1 04/04/14 [Last modified: Friday, April 4, 2014 11:24pm]
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