The Phillies will at least half the series against the Nationals with a win tonight. Hamels was able to move up to 4-11.
Cole Hamels pitched well until the 8th. He was able to work his way out of a bases loaded situation without giving up a run. He gave up 6 hits, 1 run, 1 walk, 4 strikeouts, and 1 homer. Bastardo came into the game in the 9th. He went one inning, allowed 1 hit, 1 run, 1 walk, and had 1 strikeout.
In the second inning, Hamels gave up a 1 run homerun to Jayson Werth. 1-0, Nationals.
Chase Utley doubled on a line drive to Harper in the 4th. Brown is able to single on a line drive to Werth. Utley scores, and Brown is able to advance to 3rd on a throwing error by Suzuki. 1-1, tie.
Ben Revere and Jimmy Rollins singled in the top of the 6th. Utley reaches on a force attempt, but a missed catch error by Desmond and LaRoche allow Revere to score and Rollins to advance to 3rd. 2-1, Phillies. Michael Young doubles on a line drive to Harper. Rollins and Utley score, Young is out at 3rd. 4-1, Phillies. Delmon Young walks. Mayberry comes in to replace Young on the bases.
Ramos doubles on a fly ball to Mayberry, scoring Rendon in the 9th. 4-2, Phillies.Christine Schramm is a writer for Philliedelphia. You can follow her on Twitter @schrammalot