Hurler Anibal Sanchez Leads Nationals Over Marlins, 7-6

Sat, Aug 31, 2019 | Emma Botos


Juan Soto of the Washington Nationals fields a fly ball during a 2019 game at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.
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August 30, 2019 -- The Nationals squeak by at home in a win against the Marlins, 7 to 6.

Starting at home, Anibal Sanchez helped lead the Nationals to a win. The pitcher allowed 2 earned runs over 5.0 innings pitched. A 3.80 ERA and 0.309 OBP in the appearance against Marlins. Throwing 62 strikes in a 94 pitch outing for 6 strikeouts. The Nationals starter allowed 3 hits and 4 walks.

Slugger Juan Soto's leadership helped the Nationals against Marlins. He gave up 0 Ks in the game. The team's leading slugger had a 0.558 slugging percentage in the game. He had a game batting average of 0.292. The Nationals hitter had 2 RBI and scored 0 runs in the home outing. With 4 at bats, he had a game 0.402 OBP.

Posted at Sat, August 31, 2019 03:31:22 UTC