Forced to use Chien-Ming Wang in a spot start due to a doubleheader earlier in the week, the Nationals couldn't complain about the performance turned in by the oft-injured right-hander, who at least gave them a chance to win.
Gio Gonzalez won his 20th game and recorded his 200th strikeout in style, dominating the Brewers during a 10-4 Nationals victory.
Gio Gonzalez won his 20th game on the strength of his fine outing and an offensive barrage from his teammates.
Tyler Clippard's latest late-inning struggles cost the Nationals Friday night's game. Now Davey Johnson has to figure out how to align his ever-changing bullpen.