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Nationals 7, Mets 1

Nationals 7, Mets 1

WASHINGTON — Doug Fister took a five-hit shutout into the eighth inning, Adam LaRoche homered twice and Danny Espinosa also connected for the Nationals. LaRoche hit a two-run drive in the first inning and a solo shot in the eighth, his 23rd career multihomer game. Espinosa hit a three-run homer in the sixth to help NL East-leading Washington increase its lead over the sputtering Braves to four games.

Nationals 7, Mets 1 08/06/14 [Last modified: Thursday, August 7, 2014 12:29am]
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