Stymied at the plate most of the night, the Nationals finally exploded for six runs during the 10th inning to pull off an 8-2 win in New York.
Jordan Zimmermann did his usual thing, allowing one run over six sparkling innings. And the Nationals jumped out to a 2-0 lead on Bryce Harper's first home run since June 28...
Two domino effects of Ian Desmond's placement on the DL: Roger Bernadina gets another chance to start in center field, and Corey Brown gets another chance to play in the big leagues.
Jordan Zimmermann shoots for his fifth straight win when he starts tonight's series opener against the Mets at 7:10 pm. Mark Zuckerman has live updates from Citi Field on Nats Insider.