Max Scherzer Comes Out Victorious in a Nationals at Braves Matchup, 9-4

Sun, Sep 8, 2019 | Emma Botos

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September 8, 2019 -- The Nationals blowout the Braves, 9 to 4 for a huge road win.

The Nationals's starting pitcher Max Scherzer led team on the mound. The Braves had 9 strikeouts against Max Scherzer. Max Scherzer allowed 1 earned runs over 6.0 innings pitched. The Nationals pitcher threw for 2 hits and 2 walks allowed. A 2.56 ERA and 0.266 OBP in the appearance against the Braves.

Michael Soroka's pitching start could not pull out the win for the Braves. The Braves pitcher had a 0.287 OBP for his appearance. The Braves starter allowed 7 hits and 1 walk. He pitched for 7 Ks. The pitcher allowed 4 earned runs over 6.0 innings pitched.

The Nationals star Juan Soto's presence on the road helped the team over the Braves's pitching. With 4 at bats, Juan Soto had a 0.406 OBP. His batting average was 0.297 in the game. Leading the team in slugging for the season, Juan Soto had a 0.579 slugging percentage. At the plate, he had 0 strikeouts. On the road, he had 1 RBI and scored 1 run.

Posted at Sun, September 8, 2019 21:32:10 UTC