Nationals 8, Diamondbacks 3
PHOENIX — Max Scherzer struck out 11 in eight innings and delivered a two-run single to lead the Nationals, who earned their fourth road series sweep of the season and first since May 30-June 1 at Philadelphia. Arizona lost its fourth straight. Scherzer allowed three runs on four hits, giving up two homers and walking one. He is 3-0 in four starts against the Diamondbacks, who drafted him No. 11 overall in 2006.