It took 14 innings and though the Yankees grabbed another from the Nats in the second of their three-game series, the 27-time World Champs saw plenty to make them believe they could see the Nationals again this year.
Bryce Harper went 0-for-7 with five strikeouts as the Nationals dropped a 14-inning heartbreaker to the Yankees on Saturday.
The Nationals jumped out to an early 2-0 lead on Jesus Flores' broken-bat double off the left-field wall. But sloppy defense led to an unearned run in the fourth...
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Manager Davey Johnson suggested this morning that Ian Desmond would have to miss at least one game with an oblique strain, but the Nationals' shortstop wound up in their lineup after all.