Jayson Werth's double scored Anthony Rendon from first base, thanks to good advance scouting by the Nationals, to produce a 5-4 win over Milwaukee.
With a chance to pick up yet another series victory, the Nationals turned to Gio Gonzalez, who had been dominant over the last few weeks.
Nationals pinch-hitters are 1 for their last 28. How do they try to get back on track when they're barely playing to begin with?
Gio Gonzalez faces Yovani Gallardo as the Nationals seek yet another series victory over the Brewers. Get live updates on Nats Insider!
Tanner Roark now leads the Nationals in wins and has a 2.91 ERA through 19 starts. He just keeps getting better.