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- Reassuring: Gio Gonzalez (+23.6%) goes 6.1 IP, giving up 1 run with 7 Ks and a walk (also, a ton of grounders), making the most of a low zone.
- DESTROY ALL HUMANZ: Jose Lobaton (+6.9%) hits a game-tying RBI single in the 4th (+10.5%).
- Git 'r done: Yunel Escobar (+2.0%) triples to lead off the 5th (+13.8%), later scoring the go-ahead run.
- But he never mastered AAA! Bryce Harper (+13.1%) is 2-3 with a walk, a force-out from RF (+5.4%), the go-ahead RBI groundout in the 5th (+0.1%) and a two-out, RBI single to pad the Nats' lead to two in the 7th (+9.3%).
- Matchups: Matt Grace (+6.3%) earns a shutdown by getting the last out of the 7th and the first out of the aeyth.
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