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Phillies 2, Nationals 1

Phillies 2, Nationals 1

WASHINGTON — Marlon Byrd hit a tiebreaking home run in the sixth inning and Roberto Hernandez pitched eight strong innings for the Phillies. Grady Sizemore and Cody Asche had two hits apiece for Philadelphia. Hernandez, a Ray last season, retired his last 10 batters and 17 of the last 18. Over his last four starts, Hernandez is 3-0 with a 1.88 ERA. Jonathan Papelbon pitched the ninth for his 26th save, allowing two one-out singles before striking out Bryce Harper and Nationals newcomer Asdrubal Cabrera.

Phillies 2, Nationals 1 08/01/14 [Last modified: Friday, August 1, 2014 10:40pm]

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