Game 86 WPA: A bit of BP. Nats 13, Cubs 0

"My shirt gives me POWERS!" (Not an actual quote.) - Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports

Let's not forget that Gio had 8 innings of shutout pitching amid all that hitting.

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Via Fangraphs (click to embiggen)

  • That makes 22 scoreless: Gio Gonzalez (+17.3%) extends his scoreless streak by 8 more innings, with 7 Ks and walk, too.
  • Hitterish: Anthony Rendon (+15.0%) is 3-4 with a walk and three doubles, including one for an RBI in the 2nd, putting the Nats up by two (+11.2%).
  • Also hittery: Ian Desmond (+10.7%) is 2-4 with a second-inning RBI single for the eventual winning run (+9.5%).
  • Hitteresque: Ryan Zimmerman (+7.4%) is 4-5 with a pair of doubles, while Jayson Werth (+4.0%) is 3-4 with his own pair of doubles.
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