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.
Missed scoring opportunities early and bad luck late cost the Nationals during a 7-2 loss to the Yankees Friday night.
Game in a nutshell: The most-anticipated series in Nationals history got off to a ragged start.