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Washington Nationals (74-73) at Atlanta Braves (82-64)

RHP Max Scherzer (17-6, 2.31) | RHP Kevin Gausman (9-10, 3.89)
Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 l 7:35 p.m. ET l Game #148 / Road #74
SunTrust Park l Atlanta, Ga.
Television: MASN 2 | 106.7 The Fan & Nationals Radio Network

Standing: 74-73, 3rd place, National League East • Home: 37-37 • Road: 37-36 • Streak: L1 • Last Five: 4-1 • Last Ten: 6-4
WHEN... NATIONALS NEWS OPPONENT
Leading after 6...................55-8 EAST COAST ROAD TRIPPING ATLANTA BRAVES
Tied after 6 ........................ 7-14 The Washington Nationals begin a ive-day road trip that will see them face two of their National League East Dave Martinez capped his 16-year Major League
Trailing after 6 ................ 12-51 rivals...On Friday the Nationals open a three-game series where they will face the Atlanta Braves for their last career with Atlanta in 2001, hitting .287 in 120
regular-season matchup before heading to Miami for a two-game series against the Marlins. games...The Braves made Nationals pitching coach
Leading after 7.................. 59-6
Tied after 7 .......................... 5-8 • The Nationals’ enter play on Monday having won four of their last ive games. Derek Lilliquist their irst-round selection (6th over-
Trailing after 7 ................ 10-59 all) in the 1987 Amateur Draft.
DOING. JUAN. SOTO. THINGS. TOTAL HR BY TEENS
Leading after 8.................. 64-2 Including his solo home run on Wednesday night and a base hit in Thurs- Rk. Player Home Runs THE SERIES
Tied after 8 ........................ 5-10 day’s game, Juan Soto has hit safely in seven straight games, hitting 11- 1. Tony Conigliaro (1964) 24 The Nationals have not dropped a season series to
Trailing after 8 .................. 5-61 for-31 (.355) with two doubles, three homers, seven RBI, two walks and ive 2. Bryce Harper (2012) 22
the Braves since 2014 (8-11)...The Braves lead the
T3. Mel Ott (1926-28) 19
Extra innings: ......................4-9 runs scored during this stretch. T3. Juan Soto (2018) 19 2018 series, 9-7, entering this weekend.
• He has clubbed three homers in his last three games, including his
Scoring irst......................56-24 SEASON RBI BY TEENS
third career multi-homer game on Tuesday night...His three multi- 2018 / BY THE NUMBERS
Opponent scores irst ...... 18-49 homer games are the most by a teenager in Major League history. Rk. Player RBI 2018 W-L ....................7-9 (5-4 in D.C., 2-5 in ATL)
Shutouts ........................... 6-14 • Soto is on pace to have one of the best seasons for a teenager in Major 1. Phil Cavarretta (1935) 82
5. Mickey Mantle (1951) 65
Streak ................................................................W1
Scoring fewer than 3 ......... 7-40 League Baseball history...See boxes to the right and additional note 6. Jimmy Sheckard (1898) 64 Aggregate Score ................Nationals 62, Braves 69
Scoring 3 or more ............ 67-33 sheets about Soto’s 2018 season. T7. Ken Griffey Jr. (1989) 61
Scoring 5 or more ............ 54-13 T7. Juan Soto (2018) 61 ALL-TIME SERIES / BY THE NUMBERS
CHASING 100-100-100 W-L / Nationals (2005-present) ................ 133-123
Series opener................... 26-22 Bryce Harper enters Friday with 93 runs scored, 94 RBI and 113 walks in .300 BY TEENS
W-L / Home (2005-present)........................... 76-54
Series inale .................... 22-25
2018...He is looking to become the sixth player since 2014 to record at least Rk. Player AVG
W-L / Nationals Park (2008-present) ............ 62-41
1. Mel Ott (1928) .322
Home series W-L-T ...... 10-10-4 100 runs, RBI and walks in a season...He would join Joey Votto (2017), 2. Edgar Renteria (1996) .309 W-L / Away (2005-present) ........................... 57-69
Road series W-L-T ......... 9-13-2 Aaron Judge (2017), Mike Trout (2016), Paul Goldschmidt (2015) and Jose *Since 1900, only 2 teenagers have W-L / Franchise (Expos/Nationals) ............ 347-365
Total series W-L-T........ 19-23-6 Bautista (2015, 2014). hit .300 in a season (min. 400 PA)
• Since the All-Star break, Harper ranks in the National League in dou- *Juan Soto: .304 in 430 PA 2018 AGAINST THE BRAVES
Home series sweeps ............ 3-3
bles (T5th, 14), RBI (2nd, 40), OBP (3rd, .433), runs (T4th, 36) and .400 OBP BY TEENS DATE RESULT WIN-LOSS-SAVE
Road series sweeps ..............6-3
OPS (6th, 1.004) 4/2@ATL W, 8-1 Roark-Newcomb-None
Total series sweeps ............. 9-6 Rk. Player OBP
• On the season, he ranks in the NL in homers (T3rd, 33), RBI (6th, 94), 1. Mel Ott (1928) .397 4/3@ATL L, 6-13 Carle-Cole-None
At home ........................... 37-37 OBP (5th, .388), OPS (7th, .891) and SLG (12th, .503) 2. Edgar Renteria (1996) .358 4/4@ATL L, 1-7 Foltynewicz-Scherzer-None
On the road ..................... 37-36 *Since 1900, no teens have an OBP 4/9vsATL W, 2-0 Scherzer-Teheran-None
After day off ...................... 5-11 ARMS OF NOTE
> .400 (min. 400 PA) in a season 4/10vsATL W, 4-1 Strasburg-Foltynewicz-Madson
Some notes on a few members of Washington’s bullpen that have been of- *Juan Soto: .417 OBP in 430 PA 4/11vsATL L, 3-5 Carle-Madson-None
One-run games ............... 18-23 fering strong relief as of late: .500 SLG BY TEENS 5/31@ATL L, 2-4 Newcomb-Roark-Vizcaino
Two-run games................ 19-20 • Koda Glover has tossed scoreless relief in 10 straight outings dat- Rk. Player SLG 6/1@ATL L, 0-4 Foltynewicz-Strasburg-None
Opp. at or above .500 .......41-45 ing to Aug. 26...During this stretch, he has allowed just two hits and 1. Tony Conigliaro (1964) .530 6/2@ATL W, 5-3(14)Miller-Socolovich-Doolittle
Opp. below .500 ...............33-28 issued three walks while striking out four batters in 8.1 innings...Op- 2. Mel Ott (1928) .524 6/3@ATL L, 4-2 Vizcaino-Roark-None
posing batters are 2-for-26 (.077) against him. *Since 1900, only 2 teens have a SLG 7/20vsATL L, 5-8 Sanchez-Strasburg-Minter
Come-from-behind wins........ 25 • Greg Holland has pitched to a 0.54 ERA (1 ER/16.2 IP) with 20 strike- > .500 (min. 400 PA) in a season 7/21vsATL PPD due to rain
Last at-bat W-L ............... 13-16 *Juan Soto: .529 SLG in 430 PA
outs and a .113 (6-for-53) opp. AVG since joining Washington Aug. 7... 7/22vsATL W, 6-2 Scherzer-Foltynewicz-Herrera
Walk-off W-L ....................... 5-6 He is 2-0 with three saves and two holds with Washington. 8/7vsATL W, 8-3 Rodriguez-Allard-None
Facing left-handed SP..... 15-24 8/7vsATL L, 1-3 Biddle-Herrera-Minter
Facing right-handed SP . 59-49 STREAKING OF TONY 8/8vsATL L, 3-8 Foltynewicz-Milone-None
With a walk in the fourth inning of Thursday’s game, Anthony Rendon extended his on-base streak to a 8/9vsATL W, 6-3 Gonzalez-Parsons-None
Day games ...................... 27-29 career-high 22 games...During the streak he is batting .307 (27-for-88) with 10 doubles, three home runs, 11
9/14@ATL
Night games.................... 47-44 RBI, 12 walks, two stolen bases and 20 runs scored.
9/15@ATL
March/April ..................... 13-16 • Rendon has been a doubles machine since Sept. 3...In 10 games since that date, seven of his 13 hits 9/16@ATL
May ................................... 20-7 have been doubles...All told, he is hitting .317 (13-for-41) with ive RBI, ive walks and 11 runs scored.
June................................... 9-16 • Rendon’s 39 doubles are tied for the second-most for him in a season (2014) and are two shy of his DAVE MARTINEZ
July .................................. 11-14 career-high 41 in 2017. Nationals manager Dave Martinez was named the
August............................. 14-15 • Since 2016, his 118 doubles are the most in the National League and are good for third in all of Major seventh ield manager in Nationals history on Oct.
Sept./Oct. ............................ 7-5 League Baseball behind Jose Ramirez (137) and Mookie Betts (130). 30, 2017. He joined the Nationals for what will be
his 30th season in professional baseball. A 16-year
Pre All-Star break ............ 48-48
BEST OF THE BEST Major League outielder, Martinez has been a Major
Post All-Star break .......... 26-25
Since the All-Star break, Washington’s offense ranks in the National League in OPS (1st, .785), on-base League coach for the last 10 seasons, serving as Cubs
Wearing home whites ...... 10-14 percentage (1st, .344), slugging percentage (1st, .441), batting average (1st, .265), doubles (1st, 99), runs manager Joe Maddon’s bench coach and right-hand
Wearing road greys...........29-25 (T1st, 270), walks (2nd, 195) and stolen bases (3rd, 35). man in Chicago (2015–17) as well as Tampa Bay
Wearing red alternates .... 13-15 • Washington’s second-half surge has placed them among the top ive NL offenses in 2018 in on-base (2008–14). This is the irst Major League managerial
Wearing blue alternates .......7-2 percentage (3rd, .330), home runs (5th, 175) and OPS (5th, .745). assignment of Martinez’s career.
Wearing blue stars & stripes ... 4-5
Wearing white stars & stripes. 12-11 WHAT THEY’RE SAYING
When homering ................60-37
NATIONALS HISTORY @dougherty_jesse (Sept. 13 ) - Washington Post
When playing error free ....48-48 September 14 (8-4 on this date) Victor Robles and Anthony Rizzo are getting well-ac-
When SP goes 6.0+ IP ......48-32 2015 - The Nationals edged the Phillies, 8-7, in 11 innings in a back-and-forth affair in which the Phillies quainted today. First, Robles throws Rizzo out trying to
When SP goes 7.0+ IP ..... 29-12 erased four different Washington leads before Danny Espinosa scored what stood up as the game-winning stretch a single into a double. Then, Robles just robbed
When SP goes 8.0+ IP ......... 9-0 run on a ielder’s choice by Yunel Escobar. Jayson Werth clubbed two home runs (a go-ahead grand slam Rizzo of another double with a diving catch in the
in the ifth and a go-ahead solo shot in the 10th). Anthony Rendon led off the game with a irst-pitch blast right-center gap. Impressive defense from him today.
vs. NL East ...................... 34-30 and posted four hits for the second time this season. Bryce Harper sent his 37th home run of the season
vs. NL Central.................. 17-16 into the right ield seats in the third inning. @dougherty_jesse (Sept. 13) - Washington Post
vs. NL West.......................13-16 Victor Robles hits a sacrifice fly to center field and
vs. AL East ........................ 9-11 IN THE COMMUNITY this game is tied, 2-2. Robles now has a single, sac fly
RBI and two big plays in the field to aid the Nationals’
September 22: Adam Eaton’s Rev Up The Park Car Show
effort today.
Rev Up the Park is a charity car show at Nationals Park beneitting the Dragonly Foundation supporting
pediatric cancer families and patients. The charity car show, hosted by the Nationals Dream Foundation, in @masnKerr (Sept. 13 ) - MASNSports.com
partnership with Adam Eaton, brings car enthusiasts and baseball fans together to showcase their vehicles KieBOOM solo shot deep center field and over the wall.
in Geico Garage at Nationals Park. Join Adam on Sept. 22nd from 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. For more information, On 1-1 pitch. Spencer demonstrating power stroke last
and to register your car, please visit www.dragonly.org. few days. #Nats lead 1-0
SCHEDULE & PROBABLE PITCHERS
DATE OPP./SITE D.C. TIME D.C. TV DC RADIO NATIONALS STARTER OPPONENTS STARTER
Fri., Sept. 14 at ATL 7:35 p.m. MASN 2 106.7 The Fan RHP Max Scherzer (17-6, 2.31) RHP Kevin Gausman (9-10, 3.89)
• With 271 in hand, Max Scherzer needs 13 strikeouts to match his career mark for strikeouts in a single season (284 in 2016).
Sat., Sept. 15 at ATL 1:05 p.m. FOX 106.7 The Fan TBD RHP Julio Teheran (9-7, 3.95)
• Julio Teheran will make his third start against the Nationals...In his two previous starts, Nationals batters are hitting .314 (11-for-42) against him.
Sun., Sept. 16 at ATL 1:35 p.m. MASN 2 106.7 The Fan TBD LHP Sean Newcomb (12-8, 3.82)
• Sean Newcomb is 1-2 with a 5.06 ERA in four career starts against the Washington Nationals.
#31 - MAX SCHERZER - RHP SPLITS
Polished veteran right-hander, three-time Cy Young Award Winner and five-time consecutive All-Star signed a historic seven-year contract with 2018
Washington on Jan. 21, 2015...Joined the Nationals after seven Major League seasons with Detroit (2010-14) and Arizona (2008-09)...Is one of just Home .... 9-3, 2.50 ERA (33 ER/118.2 IP), 17 G / 17 GS
Road....... 8-3, 2.04 ERA (19 ER/84.0 IP), 13 G / 13 GS
10 pitchers in Major League history to take home the Cy Young Award three or more times.
vs. Left ............................................ .191 / .254 / .332
AGAINST THE BRAVES: Is 2-1 with a 1.67 ERA in four starts against Atlanta in 2018...Has 30 strikeouts against just four walks...In his last three vs. Right.......................................... .174 / .226 / .313
starts, has allowed just three earned runs in 22.0 IP (1.23 ERA) with 23 strikeouts and two walks. SO/9.0 IP ............................................................12.03
LAST START: Struck out 11 batters for the second consecutive start en route to his second complete game of the season on Sept. 8 vs. Chicago... BB/9.0 IP ..............................................................2.04
Allowed three earned runs on nine hits in Washington’s 10-3 win over the Cubs. ALL-TIME Ks HR/9.0 IP ..............................................................0.93
2018 NOTES SO/BB...................................................................5.89
Rk. Player Strikeouts GB%................................................................. 35.8%
• Please see inal page of the game notes for an extensive look at Max Scherzer’s 2018 season and his canidacy for 1. Nolan Ryan 5,714 FB% ................................................................. 64.2%
the 2018 National League Cy Young Award. ... RS/RSA ........................................................124 / 5.51
• Has 27 strikeouts against just one walk (Matt Adams, 9/3 at STL, 1st inn.) in his last three starts. 42. Jamie Moyer 2,441 Team Record When Starting ................................ 21-9
• Leads NL pitchers in SO (271), SO/9.0 IP (12.03), H/9.0 IP (5.91), WHIP (0.88), SO/BB (5.89), opp. AVG (.183), opp. 43. Zack Greinke 2,421 Quality Starts ..........................................................26
OBP (.241) and wins (17)..Ranks in the NL in ERA (2nd, 2.31), opp. OPS (2ndd, .564) and opp. SLG (3rd, .323). 44. Max Scherzer 2,420 March/April .. 5-1, 1.62 ERA (7 ER/39.0 IP), 6 G / 6 GS
• Tossed 20.0 consecutive scoreless innings from Aug. 7-23...It is the longest streak by a Nationals pitcher in 2018. ACTIVE Ks May ............ 4-0, 2.21 ERA (10 ER/40.2 IP), 6 G / 6 GS
• Had a six-game winning streak in eight from July 7- Aug. 17...Posted a 2.00 ERA (13 ER/54.0 IP) and 60 SO. June.............. 1-3, 2.31 ERA (9 ER/35.0 IP), 5 G / 5 GS
Rk. Player Strikeouts
• Has tossed at least 7.0 innings in 17 starts, the third-most in MLB and second-most in the National League. July ............. 4-1, 3.18 ERA (12 ER/34.0 IP), 5 G / 5 GS
1. CC Sabathia 2,974
August.......... 2-1, 1.89 ERA (8 ER/38.0 IP), 6 G / 6 GS
• Recorded his 200th strikeout of the season on July 27 at MIA (Bour)...Per Elias, his streak of seven 200+ strikeout 2. Justin Verlander 2,674
Sept./Oct. ..... 1-0, 3.38 ERA (6 ER/16.0 IP), 2 G / 2 GS
seasons is tied for second in MLB history behind Tom Seaver (NYM, 9, 1968-1976), and with Roger Clemens (BOS, 3. Bartolo Colon 2,535
7, 1986-1992) and Walter Johnson (WSH, 7, 1910-1916). 4. Felix Hernandez 2,463
CAREER
5. Zack Greinke 2,421
• Recorded his 1,000th strikeout w/WSH on July 2 vs. BOS. becoming the 11th pitcher in MLB history to collect at Home ....................... 80-38, 3.24 ERA, 163 G / 159 GS
6. Max Scherzer 2,420
least 1,000 strikeouts with two different clubs...The list, according to Elias: Jim Bunning (DET/PHI), Roger Cle- Road........................ 78-43, 3.17 ERA, 172 G / 167 GS
mens (BOS/NYY), Randy Johnson (ARI/SEA), Mark Langston (ANA/SEA), Greg Maddux (CHI/ATL), Mike Mussina vs. Left ............................................ .243 / .311 / .405
(BAL/NYY), Nolan Ryan (CAL/HOU), CC Sabathia (CLE/NYY), Luis Tiant (BOS/CLE) and Cy Young (BOS/CLE) vs. Right.......................................... .197 / .246 / .333
• Recorded a nine-game winning streak from (4/9-6/5) which tied the second-longest streak of his career (13 G; 4/6-7/3/13 and 9 G; 8/20/16-
vs. ATLANTA BRAVES
4/7/17)...It is the longest winning streak in Major League Baseball in 2018. Career .. 9-6, 3.45 ERA (48 ER/125.2 IP), 21 G / 19 GS
• Did not earn the win, but struck out a season-high 15 batters on May 6 vs. PHI...It was his ifth career 15+ strikeout game...He became the irst 2018............... 0-0, 0.00 ERA (0 ER/7.0 IP), 1 G / 1 GS
pitcher in Major League history (since 1913) to strike out at least 15 batters in no more than 6.1 IP according to Baseball-Reference.com. Career Home.........4-2, 4.82 ERA (28 ER/52.1 IP), 8 G / 8 GS
• Was named National League Pitcher of the Month for April (5-0, 1.62 ERA, 57 SO, 9 BB, .165 opp. AVG) and May (4-0, 2.21 ERA, 63 SO, 10 BB). Career Road ..... 5-4, 2.47 ERA (20 ER/73.0 IP), 13 G / 11 GS
• Was named National League Player of the Week for the week of April 9 through 15 (2-0, 1.13 ERA, 21 SO, BB, 3 H).
CAREER NOTES CAREER BESTS
Innings ...........................9.0, 9x (Last: 9/8/18 vs. CHI)
• His 80 games of 10+ SO rank eighth in MLB history (since 1913) and most among active pitchers...H.O.F. Steve Carlton (7th, 84).
Strikeouts ................................... 20 (5/11/16 vs. DET)
• His 41 games of 10+ SO and one ER or fewer rank seventh in MLB history (since 1913) and most among active pitchers...Curt Schilling (6th, 47). Shutouts................................ 5 (Last: 4/9/18 vs. ATL)
• His 22 games of 10+ SO and zero ER rank seventh in MLB history (since 1913) and second-most among active pitchers...Clayton Kershaw (6th, 23) Complete Games .................. 10 (Last: 9/8/18 vs. CHI)
• Scherzer’s ive career games with 15 or more strikeouts are the most among active players and tied for seventh-most all-time .
• Leads all active starters and ranks second in MLB history with a career 10.37 strikeouts per 9.0 IP (Randy Johnson - 10.61). vs. BRAVES
• His career .197 opp. AVG vs. right-handed batters is fourth-best all-time and second among starting pitchers (J.R. Richard - .186).
PLAYER AB H HR RBI AVG
CAREER STATISTICS
Acuña
Year Team Lg W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA
2018 6 1 0 0 .167
2008 ARI NL 0 4 0 0 16 7 0 56.0 48 24 19 5 21 66 1.23 3.31 3.05
Career 6 1 0 0 .167
2009 ARI NL 9 11 0 0 30 30 0 170.1 166 94 78 20 63 174 1.34 3.83 4.12
Adams
2010 DET AL 12 11 0 0 31 31 0 195.2 174 84 76 20 70 184 1.25 3.68 3.50
2018 0 0 0 0 —
2011 DET AL 15 9 0 0 33 33 0 195.0 207 101 96 29 56 174 1.35 4.18 4.43
Career 5 2 0 0 .400
2012 DET AL 16 7 0 0 32 32 0 187.2 179 82 78 23 60 231 1.27 3.22 3.74
Albies
2013 DET AL 21 3 0 0 32 32 0 214.1 152 73 69 18 56 240 0.97 2.77 2.90
2018 6 0 0 0 .000
2014 DET AL 18 5 0 0 33 33 1 220.1 196 80 77 18 63 252 1.18 2.87 3.15
Career 11 1 0 1 .091
2015 WSH NL 14 12 0 0 33 33 4 228.2 176 74 71 27 34 276 0.92 2.79 2.79
Camargo
2016 WSH NL 20 7 0 0 34 34 1 228.1 165 77 75 31 56 284 0.97 3.28 2.96
2018 6 2 0 0 .333
2017 WSH NL 16 6 0 0 31 31 2 200.2 126 62 56 22 55 268 0.90 2.91 2.51
Career 7 2 0 0 .286
2018 WSH NL 17 6 0 0 30 30 2 202.2 133 56 52 21 46 271 0.88 2.63 2.31
Culberson
Totals 158 81 0 0 335 326 10 2099.2 1722 807 747 234 580 2420 1.10 3.19 3.20
2018 10 4 1 1 .400
2018 GAME LOGS Career 10 4 1 1 .400
Date Opp. Res. W L ERA GS CG GF IP H R ER HR BB HB SO AVG RS #Pit Duda
3/30 at CIN W, 2-0 1 0 0.00 1 0 0 6.0 5 0 0 0 1 0 10 .217 1 100 2018 0 0 0 0 —
4/4 at ATL L, 1-7 0 1 1.64 1 0 0 5.0 6 5 2 1 2 0 7 .244 1 110 Career 10 2 0 2 .200
4/9 vs. ATL W, 2-0 1 0 0.90 1 1 0 9.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 10 .178 2 102 Duvall
4/14 vs. COL W, 6-2 1 0 1.33 1 0 0 7.0 1 2 2 1 1 0 11 .147 6 103 2018 0 0 0 0 —
4/20 at LAD W, 5-2 1 0 1.36 1 0 0 6.0 4 1 1 0 3 2 9 .155 5 106 Career 3 0 0 0 .000
4/25 at SFG W, 15-2 1 0 1.62 1 0 0 6.0 5 2 2 0 2 0 10 .165 12 99 Flaherty
5/1 vs. PIT W, 12-4 1 0 1.79 1 0 0 6.1 3 2 2 1 2 0 8 .161 12 106 2018 5 0 0 0 .000
5/6 vs. PHI W, 5-4 0 0 1.74 1 0 0 6.1 5 1 1 0 2 1 15 .168 1 111
Career 13 1 0 0 .077
5/11 at ARI W, 3-1 1 0 1.69 1 0 0 7.0 4 1 1 1 0 0 11 .167 3 99
Flowers
5/19 vs. LAD L, 4-5 0 0 1.78 1 0 0 7.0 5 2 2 1 3 0 13 .170 4 121
5/25 at MIA W, 9-5 1 0 2.13 1 0 0 6.0 7 4 4 1 2 1 4 .180 7 114 2018 2 0 0 0 .000
5/30 at BAL W, 2-0 1 0 1.92 1 0 0 8.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 12 .171 2 111 Career 26 6 1 4 .231
6/5 vs. TBR W, 4-2 1 0 1.95 1 0 0 8.0 5 2 2 0 0 0 13 .171 4 99 Freeman
6/10 vs. SFG L, 0-2 0 1 2.00 1 0 0 7.0 4 2 2 1 3 0 9 .171 0 113 2018 11 2 0 0 .182
6/16 at TOR L, 0-2 0 1 2.06 1 0 0 6.0 4 2 2 1 1 1 10 .171 0 108 Career 32 7 2 2 .219
6/21 vs. BAL W, 4-2 0 0 2.09 1 0 0 7.0 5 2 2 2 1 0 9 .173 2 102 Gosselin
6/26 at TBR L, 0-1 0 1 2.04 1 0 0 7.0 4 1 1 0 3 0 4 .172 0 104 2018 0 0 0 0 —
7/2 vs. BOS L, 0-1 0 1 2.16 1 0 0 6.0 4 3 3 0 3 2 9 .173 2 108 Career 1 0 0 0 .000
7/7 vs. MIA W, 18-4 1 0 2.33 1 0 0 7.0 7 4 4 3 2 0 3 .179 18 109 Inciarte
7/12 at NYM W, 5-4 1 0 2.41 1 0 0 7.0 5 3 3 2 2 0 5 .180 5 101 2018 11 3 0 0 .273
7/22 vs. ATL W, 6-2 1 0 2.43 1 0 0 6.0 8 2 2 0 1 0 7 .187 4 107 Career 41 10 0 0 .244
7/27 at MIA W, 9-1 1 0 2.30 1 0 0 8.0 3 1 0 0 1 1 11 .183 9 106 Markakis
8/2 vs. CIN W, 10-4 1 0 2.33 1 0 0 6.0 4 2 2 1 2 0 10 .183 7 110 2018 12 4 0 0 .333
8/7 vs. ATL L, 1-3 0 0 2.28 1 0 0 7.0 4 1 1 1 1 0 6 .182 1 113
Career 61 18 0 2 .295
8/12 at CHI L, 3-4 0 0 2.19 1 0 0 7.0 3 0 0 0 1 0 11 .180 1 106
Rivera
8/17 vs. MIA W, 8-2 1 0 2.11 1 0 0 6.0 5 0 0 0 1 0 7 .182 5 96
8/23 vs. PHI L, 0-2 0 1 2.13 1 0 0 7.0 2 2 2 1 4 0 10 .178 0 109 2018 0 0 0 0 —
8/28 at PHI W, 5-4 0 0 2.22 1 0 0 5.0 4 3 3 2 0 1 5 .179 0 99 Career 9 1 0 0 .111
9/3 vs. STL W, 4-3 0 0 2.28 1 0 0 7.0 4 3 3 1 1 0 11 .179 1 104 Ruiz
9/8 vs. CHI W, 10-3 1 0 2.31 1 0 0 9.0 9 3 3 0 0 1 11 .183 10 111 2018 0 0 0 0 —
Totals W L ERA GS CG GF INN H R ER HR BB HB SO AVG RS #PIT Career 8 1 1 2 .125
17 6 2.31 30 2 0 202.2 133 56 52 21 46 10 271 .183 124 3187 Santana
WIN% WHIP QS SHO BFP AB H/9 2B 3B HR/9 BB/9 BK SO/9 OBP RSA #P/IP 2018 0 0 0 0 —
.739 0.88 26 1 788 628 5.91 31 4 0.93 2.04 0 12.03 .241 5.51 15.7 Career 12 5 0 2 .417
Team Rec SH IR ISC IRS% SB CS PCS PKO GIDP GB GB% SO/BB SLG OPS BABIP Suzuki
21-9 3 0 0 0.0 8 2 0 0 10 163 35.8% 5.89 .323 .564 .256 2018 6 1 0 0 .167
Career 24 8 1 2 .333
Swanson
2018 8 1 0 2 .125
Career 24 5 0 5 .208
Tucker
2018 8 2 1 3 .250
Career 8 2 1 3 .250
BULLPEN NOTES BULLPEN MAP
COLLINS, Tim #55 LHP LEFT RIGHT
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA • #55 T. Collins • #52 J. Cordero
2018 WSH NL 0 0 0 0 30 0 0 19.0 17 7 7 4 10 17 1.42 5.66 3.32 • #62 S. Doolittle • #30 K. Glover
LAST: 9/13 vs. CHC (0.1 IP, SO)
Veteran of four Major League seasons, playing in 228 games with the Kansas City Royals (2011-2014)...Signed with Washington before 2017 season. • #33 M. Grace • #56 G. Holland
• Since being recalled on 8/14, has tossed scoreles relief in 11 of 13 appearances. • #36 S. Solis • #53 K. McGowin
• Has held MLB left-handed batters to a .182 AVG (6-for-33) this season...Opposing LH batters hit just .167 (8-for-48) against him in Syracuse. • #60 J. Miller
HOLDS: 3 IR / IS: 21 / 4 OPP. SLASH: .243 / .338 / .443 • #68 J. Rodriguez
CORDERO, Jimmy #52 RHP • #51 W. Suero
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA • #50 A. Voth
2018 WSH NL 1 2 0 0 14 0 0 12.2 14 7 7 2 8 10 1.74 5.97 4.97 • #53 A. Williams
LAST: 9/13 vs. CHC (1.2 IP, H, ER, SO, HR)
Hard-throwing right-hander made his MLB debut in 2018 after parts of seven seasons with the Blue Jays, Phillies, and Nationals organizations. vs. BRAVES
• In 10 games from Aug. 4 - Sept. 4: 1-1, 2.08 ERA (2 ER/8.2 IP)...Was recalled on 8/18...Made his MLB debut on 8/2 vs. CIN.
• Went 4-1 with 6 saves, a 1.96 ERA (10 ER/46.0 IP), 53 SO and zero homers in 41 games with Triple-A Syracuse. PLAYER W L S G IP ER ERA
HOLDS: IR / IS: 8 / 4 OPP. SLASH: .259 / .375 / .426 Collins
DOOLITTLE, Sean #62 LHP 2018 0 0 0 2 0.2 0 0.00
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA Career 0 1 0 3 1.2 1 5.40
2018 WSH NL 3 3 23 24 38 0 0 40.1 21 8 8 3 4 52 0.62 1.96 1.79 Cordero
LAST: 9/13 vs. CHC (L, 1.1 IP, 3 H, ER) 2018 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 —
Hard-throwing left-handed reliever came to Washington via mid-July 2017 trade that helped solidify Washington’s bullpen. Career 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 —
• Returned from the DL on 9/2...15 G priro to DL stint: 2-0, 12-for-12 in SVO, 0.54 ERA (1 ER/16.2 IP), 17 SO, zero BB. Doolittle
• Leads NL RP in SO/BB (13.00) opp. OBP (.173) and WHIP (0.62)...Leads the NL with a 95.8 save% (23-for-24), while his 23 saves are 8th in the NL.
2018 0 0 1 2 2.0 0 0.00
HOLDS: IR / IS: 9 / 1 OPP. SLASH: .150 / .185 / .236
Career 0 0 3 6 5.2 3 4.76
GLOVER, Koda #30 RHP
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA Fedde
2018 WSH NL 1 2 1 1 17 0 0 13.1 9 4 4 1 8 7 1.28 4.86 2.70 2018 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 —
LAST: 9/13 vs. CHC (0.2 IP, BB) Career 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 —
Tall, powerful right-handed reliever who was the second member of the 2015 Draft class to make the Major Leagues with his debut in 2016. Glover
• Last 12 G: 1-0, 0.93 ERA (1 ER/9.2 IP), .097 opp. AVG (3-for-31)...Has tossed scoreless relief in 11 of the 12...Earned irst save of 2018 on 8/17 at STL. 2018 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 —
• Went 1-0 with 2 saves and a 2.25 ERA (2 ER/8.0 IP) 8 G with Syracuse in 2018...Led MLB rookies with eight saves in 2017. Career 2 0 1 7 6.0 4 6.00
HOLDS: 5 IR / IS: 6 / 0 OPP. SLASH: .188 / .304 / .271 Grace
GRACE, Matt #33 LHP 2018 0 0 0 7 7.2 1 1.17
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA
Career 1 0 0 19 18.1 3 1.47
2018 WSH NL 1 1 0 0 49 0 0 53.0 49 19 16 5 12 46 1.15 3.41 2.72
LAST: 9/13 vs. CHC (0.1 IP, 2 H, BB) Hellickson
Lefty with a heavy fastball/slider repertoire that induced groundballs at a rate of 57.0% in his 119 career big league games (MLB average: 45%). 2018 0 0 0 1 0.1 0 0.00
• Last 27 G: 1-1, 4 holds, 1.67 ERA (5 ER/27.0 IP), 25 SO/7 BB...Ranks among NL LH RP in BB/9.0 IP (4th, 2.04), SO/BB (8th, 3.83), & WHIP (10th, 1.15). Career 2 0 0 6 28.1 10 3.18
• Has tossed more than 1.0 IP in 13 of his 49 outings in 2018...Has allowed just 4 extra-base hits (4 2B) to left-handed batters in his career. Holland
HOLDS: 5 IR / IS: 21 / 5 OPP. SLASH: .241 / .288 / .355 2018 0 0 0 4 3.2 0 0.00
HOLLAND, Greg #56 RHP Career 0 0 2 8 7.0 2 2.57
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA McGowin
2018 STL/WSH NL 2 2 3 6 51 0 0 41.2 40 29 23 1 30 42 1.68 3.66 4.97 2018 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 —
LAST: 9/13 vs. CHC (0.2 IP, 2 SO)
A three-time All-Star with the Kansas City Royals (2013, 2014) and Colorado Rockies (2017)...Won MLB’s NL Comeback PoY in 2017. Career 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 —
• In 18 G with Washington: 2-0, 2 holds, 3 saves, 0.84 ERA (1 ER/16.2 IP), 6 H, ER, 8 BB, 20 SO, .113 opp. AVG...Signed with Washington on Aug. 7. Miller
• Ranks 15th among active relievers with 11.65 SO/9.0 since his debut in 2010...Ranked 4th among relievers with 284 SO from 2012-2014 (196.1 IP) 2018 1 0 0 5 6.2 2 2.70
HOLDS: 4 IR / IS: 12 / 4 OPP. SLASH: .241 / .368 / .333 Career 1 0 0 5 6.2 2 2.70
McGOWIN, Kyle #61 RHP Roark
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA 2018 1 2 0 3 14.0 7 4.50
2018 WSH NL 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.0 2 2 2 2 0 1 1.00 15.12 9.00 Career 7 5 0 22 111.0 38 3.08
LAST: 9/11 at PHI (1.0 IP, H, ER, SO, HR) Rodriguez
Former fifth-round pick of the Los Angeles Angels in the 2015 First-Year Player Draft...Came to the Nationals via trade that sent Danny Espinosa to LAA
• Contract selected on 9/4 for irst MLB assignment...Went 8-6 with a 2.80 ERA in 23 starts across 3 levels in 2018. 2018 1 0 0 2 9.2 1 0.93
• Led MiLB with a 0.90 WHIP...Led WSH farmhands with 152 strikeouts...His 2.80 ERA ranked fourth in WSH Minor League system. Career 1 0 0 2 9.2 1 0.93
HOLDS: IR / IS: 0 / 0 OPP. SLASH: .250 / .250 / 1.000 Ross
MILLER, Justin #60 RHP 2018 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 —
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA Career 1 1 0 5 23.1 16 6.17
2018 WSH NL 6 1 2 3 46 0 0 48.1 39 21 21 10 16 54 1.14 4.69 3.91 Scherzer
LAST: 9/11 at PHI (Gm 1: Hld, 0.1 IP; Gm 2: 0.1 IP, BB) 2018 2 1 0 4 27.0 5 1.67
Veteran of three Major League seasons with the Tigers (2014) and Rockies (2015-2016)...Signed with Washington as minor leaguer prior to 2018 season. Career 9 6 0 21 125.1 48 3.45
• In 26 G (23.2 IP) since 7/9: .207 opp. AVG, 17 SO, 8 BB, 0-of-12 inherited runner scored...Career-high 6 wins are T4th among NL relievers.
• 54 SO this season mark a career-high...Earned his 1st win in his 1st game w/WSH, 5/26 at MIA...Tossed 10.2 consecutive scoreless IP from 5/26 to Solis
6/13. 2018 0 0 0 9 6.2 1 1.35
HOLDS: 10 IR / IS: 25 / 3 OPP. SLASH: .220 / .289 / .435 Career 1 0 0 19 17.1 8 4.15
RODRIGUEZ, Jefry #68 RHP Strasburg
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA 2018 1 2 0 3 19.1 9 4.19
2018 WSH NL 2 2 0 0 10 8 0 44.1 40 31 29 7 30 35 1.58 5.82 5.89 Career 11 11 0 30 161.1 73 4.07
LAST: 9/8 vs. CHI (4.0 IP, 2 H, 4 ER, HR, 4 BB, HB) Suero
Tall, hard-throwing righty was added to Washington’s 40-man roster following the 2017 season...Played in his first Major League Spring Training in 2018. 2018 0 0 0 2 2.1 1 3.86
• In three starts between 8/8 and 8/26 he pitched to a 1.69 ERA (3 ER/ 16.0 IP)...Opposing batters hit .182 (10-for-55) over this stretch.
Career 0 0 0 2 2.1 1 3.86
• Made his Major League debut on June 3 at Atlanta...Impressed with 4.2 innings of relief allowing no runs on four hits while striking out out three.
HOLDS: IR / IS: 1 / 1 OPP. SLASH: .242 / .369 / .448 Voth
SOLÍS, Sammy #36 LHP 2018 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 —
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA Career 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 —
2018 WSH NL 1 2 0 4 53 0 0 37.2 39 25 25 6 16 41 1.46 4.52 5.97 Williams
LAST: 9/8 vs. CHI (1.1 IP, 2 H, ER, 2 SO) 2018 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 —
Tall, hard-throwing lefty enters 2018 looking to build off a strong second half of 2017 and a solid 2016 season. Career 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 —
• Tossed scoreless relief in all 5 appearances with SYR since 8/14...Struck out nine batters, issued one walk and allowed two hits in the ive outings
• From April 2 to June 18, recorded a 2.16 ERA (4 ER/16.2 IP) and a .190 opp. AVG (11-for-58)
HOLDS: 13 IR / IS: 32 / 13 OPP. SLASH: .267 / .352 / .466
SUERO, Wander #51 RHP
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA
2018 WSH NL 3 0 0 0 34 0 0 41.2 36 16 15 4 14 41 1.20 3.71 3.24
LAST: 9/12 at PHI 1.0 IP, SO)
Tall right-hander boasts an electric arm and strong mound presence...Signed with Washington as a non-drafted free agent, Feb. 2, 2010.
• Has allowed only two of his 22 inherited runners to score...Tossed a career-high 3.1 innings on 8/4 vs. CIN.
• Appeared in 14 G out of Triple-A Syracuse’s bullpen...Did not allow an earned run in 12 of those 14 games, including his last 3 (2.2 IP, R, 0 ER, 4 SO).
HOLDS: 1 IR / IS: 22 / 2 OPP. SLASH: .234 / .312 / .403
VOTH, Austin #50 RHP
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA
2018 WSH NL 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.1 9 7 7 1 3 3 2.77 6.79 14.54
LAST:
Washington’s 2015 Minor League Pitcher of the Year has stuck out 8.3 batters per 9.0 innings across 129 Minor League games.
• Was recalled from Triple-A Syracuse on 9/4 for his 4th MLB stint of the season...Made his Major League deubt 7/14 @ NYM (GS, 4.1 IP, 7 ER).
• Was 6-8 with a 4.37 ERA and 117 strikeouts in 24 Triple-A starts (122.2 IP)...His 117 strikeouts ranked 4th among Nationals farmhands and T6th in IL.
HOLDS: IR / IS: 0 / 0 OPP. SLASH: .429 / .480 / .571
WILLIAMS, Austen #53 RHP
YR TEAM LG W L SV SVO G GS CG INN H R ER HR BB SO WHIP FIP ERA
2018 WSH NL 0 1 0 0 4 0 0 4.2 7 3 3 3 4 3 2.36 12.76 5.79
LAST: 9/11 at PHI (1.0 IP, 2 H)
Former sixth-round pick in the 2014 First-Year Player Draft converted to the bullpen in 2018...Excelled in the role to earn selection to MLB roster on Sept. 1.
• Went 3-3 with 2 saves, a 1.19 ERA (9 ER/68.0 IP), 89 SO and a .166 opp. AVG in 32 G (2 GS) between Double-A Harrisburg & Triple-A Syracuse in 2018.
• Did not allow a HR in 2018...Was promoted to SYR on Aug. 2...Offered scoreless relief in 7 of 8 G...Allowed just one earned run in 16.1 IP (0.55 ERA).
HOLDS: 0 IR / IS: 0 / 0 OPP. SLASH: .368 / .478 / .842
HITTERS NOTES vs. BRAVES
DIFO, Wilmer (S) #1 INF PLAYER AB H HR RBI AVG
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS Difo
2018 WSH NL 135 372 50 89 13 7 7 38 32 76 7 2 .239 .301 .368 .669 2018 29 5 0 1 .172
LAST GAME: 1-2 ROAD TRIP: Career 87 20 0 6 .230
Speedy, switch-hitting middle infielder with strong throwing arm and versatility that has allowed him to appear all over the diamond. Eaton
• Since 8/21, has posted a .485 SLG (3 2B, 3B, 4 HR)...4 HR since 8/21 are T2nd among MLB second basemen...He is T8th in the NL with 7 3B. 2018 26 6 0 0 .231
• Has set career marks in G (135), HR (7), RBI (38), XBH (27) & R (50)...Is hitting .306/.363/.481 in 67 home games.. Career 50 11 1 4 .220
• His irst walk-off hit was 5/6 vs. PHI....9-game hitting streak from 4/28-5/6 was 2nd-longest streak of his career. Harper
RISP: .208 (20-96), 1 HR, 26 RBI LAST HOMER: 9/4/18 vs. STL (Ross) CAREER HOMERS: 13 2018 53 12 5 10 .226
Career 393 109 24 64 .277
Kieboom
EATON, Adam (L) #2 OF 2018 11 2 0 1 .182
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS Career 11 2 0 1 .182
2018 WSH NL 84 295 45 87 16 1 5 27 28 56 7 1 .295 .375 .407 .782 Rendon
LAST GAME: 0-1 (Pinch hitter) ROAD TRIP: 2018 68 19 0 8 .279
Elite defender with a consistent offensive approach enters his second season with the Washington Nationals. Career 318 87 7 43 .274
• Is 29-for-89 (.326) with 8 2B, 3B, 2 HR, 7 RBI, 2 HBP, 8 BB, 3 SB, 11 R in his last 24 G...Since August 17th, ranks tied for third in NL with 8 doubles. Reynolds
• Has reached base safely in 23 of his last 27 games...Is hitting .307/.389/.430 vs. RHP...20 of his 22 XBH have been vs. RHP. 2018 14 1 0 1 .071
• Was named National League Player of the Week after a strong opening weekend. Career 195 40 15 45 .205
RISP: .276 (16-58), 2 HR, 22 RBI LAST HOMER: 8/26/18 at NYM (Bashlor) CAREER HOMERS: 41 Robles
2018 0 0 0 0 —
HARPER, Bryce (L) #34 OF Career 5 2 0 1 .400
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS Sanchez
2018 WSH NL 144 497 93 123 28 0 33 94 113 154 12 2 .247 .388 .503 .891 2018 1 0 0 0 .000
LAST GAME: 0-4, BB ROAD TRIP: Career 6 2 0 2 .333
Six-time All-Star and unanimous 2015 NL MVP...Is one of 14 players (4 active: Trout, Pujols, Stanton) to hit at least 150 HR prior to their 25 season. Severino
• 113 BB rank T1st in MLB...Ranks in the NL in HR (T3rd, 33), OBP (5th, .388), R (6th, 93), RBI (6th, 94) & OPS (8th, .891). 2018 20 6 0 1 .300
• Since the All-Star break is hitting .312 (53-for-170) with 14 2B, 10 HR, 40 RBI, 35 BB, 6 SB and 36 R...33 HR are his most since 2015 (42). Career 33 9 0 2 .273
• Is hitting .391 (18-for-46) w/RISP and 2 outs, the T5th-best mark in the National League...Since June 19, ranks tied for T3rd in NL with 22 doubles. Soto
RISP: .306 (34-111), 6 HR, 57 RBI LAST HOMER: 9/12/18 at PHI (Nola) CAREER HOMERS: 183 2018 32 9 3 7 .281
Career 32 9 3 7 .281
Stevenson
KIEBOOM, Spencer #64 C 2018 0 0 0 0 —
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS Career 1 0 0 0 .000
2018 WSH NL 45 107 12 23 5 0 2 8 11 25 0 0 .215 .292 .318 .609 Taylor
LAST GAME: 1-2, HR, RBI, R ROAD TRIP: 2018 54 10 2 3 .185
Former fifth-round pick out of Clemson in 2012 made his MLB debut at the end of the 2016 season. Career 162 41 3 14 .253
• Over his last ive games he is hitting .462 (6-for-13) with 2 HR, 2 RBI, 3 R, .462 OBP and .923 SLG ...Has hit safely in 16 of his 32 starts this season. Turner
• Hit his irst career home run on 9/11 at PHI...Hit a career-high three hits on 9/7 vs. CHI. 2018 67 16 2 5 .239
• In 2017, hit .250 with 14 2B, 5 HR, 25 RBI, 25 BB, and 23 R in 66 games between Double-A Harrisburg before joining Triple-A Syracuse. Career 191 66 11 29 .346
RISP: .200 (5-25), 0 HR, 5 RBI LAST HOMER: 9/13/18 vs. CHI (Montgomery) CAREER HOMERS: 2 Wieters
2018 19 4 0 0 .211
RENDON, Anthony #6 3B Career 101 23 1 10 .228
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS Zimmerman
2018 WSH NL 121 471 77 139 39 1 19 71 48 76 2 1 .295 .359 .503 .862 2018 32 10 2 8 .313
LAST GAME: 0-4, BB ROAD TRIP: Career 728 208 29 121 .286
Continued his ascent as one of the top all-around players in Major League Baseball in 2017...Finished sixth in the 2018 National League MVP voting.
• Last 33 G: 40-for-122 (.328), 11 2B, 3 HR, 15 RBI, 3 HBP, 15 BB, 2 SB, 27 R...Has reached base safely in his last 22 G.
vs. GAUSMAN
• He ranks in the NL in doubles (4th, 39) and slugging percentage (11th, .503)...His .300 batting average against RHP ranks 9th in the NL. PLAYER AB H HR RBI AVG
• 12-G hitting streak from (7/7-7/24) is longest of season & tied his career-high...4 RBI on 7/31 vs. NYM marked a season-high. Difo
RISP: .282 (33-117), 3 HR, 45 RBI LAST HOMER: 9/8/18 vs CHI (Hamels) CAREER HOMERS: 97 2018 2 1 0 0 .500
Career 5 1 0 0 .200
Eaton
REYNOLDS, Mark #14 INF 2018 0 0 0 0 —
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS Career 2 0 0 1 .000
2018 WSH NL 75 178 25 46 5 0 13 39 22 54 0 0 .258 .338 .506 .844 Harper
LAST GAME: 0-1 ROAD TRIP: 2018 0 0 0 1 —
Versatile, power-hitting veteran infielder with more than 11 years of Major League experience with seven different clubs. Career 7 3 0 2 .429
• 13.69 AB/HR rate is the second-best of his career and tied for third-best mark in the NL (min. 150 AB)...Named NL Player of the Week on July 9. Kieboom
• Recorded a career-high 5 H & 10 RBI on 7/7 vs. MIA...10 RBI match a single-game Nationals record & are tied for 5th most in a game in Nationals history. 2018 0 0 0 0 —
• Hit his 2nd career walk-off homer on 7/6 vs. MIA...Was the 1st walk-off homer of the season and 3rd pinch-hit walk-off home run in Nationals history. Career 0 0 0 0 —
RISP: .271 (13-48), 5 HR, 29 RBI LAST HOMER: 9/6/18 vs. CHI (Hendricks) CAREER HOMERS: 294 Rendon
2018 3 1 1 1 .333
ROBLES, Victor #16 OF Career 12 4 1 1 .333
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS Reynolds
2018 WSH NL 7 14 2 2 0 0 0 1 2 2 1 1 .143 .278 .143 .421 2018 3 0 0 0 .000
LAST GAME: 1-3, RBI, BB, SB, R ROAD TRIP: Career 5 0 0 0 .000
Washington’s top prospect entered 2018 cited by Baseball America as the“Best Athlete” in Washington’s Minor League system. Robles
• He has hit .276 with 10 doubles, one triple, two HR, 14 RBI, 19 stolen bases and 32 runs scored in 52 games for Triple-A Syracuse. 2018 0 0 0 0 —
• Made his MLB debut Sept. 7, 2017...Went 5-for-18 (.278) with a double, two triples, four RBI in ive Major League starts. Career 0 0 0 0 —
• In 2017, hit .300 with 37 2B, 8 3B, 10 HR, 47 RBI, 27 SB & 73 R in 114 G....Ranked among Washington Minor Leaguers in AVG (4th,.300) and SB (2nd, 27). Sanchez
RISP: .000 (0-2), 0 HR, 0 RBI LAST HOMER: N/A CAREER HOMERS: 0 2018 0 0 0 0 —
Career 0 0 0 0 —
Severino
SANCHEZ, Adrian #5 INF 2018 2 1 0 0 .500
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS Career 2 1 0 0 .500
2018 WSH NL 19 35 5 8 2 1 0 3 1 6 0 0 .229 .250 .343 .593 Soto
LAST GAME: 1-2, R ROAD TRIP: 2018 2 0 0 0 .000
Versatile infielder was a veteran of more than 900 Minor League games across 11 professional seasons before making MLB debut in 2017. Career 2 0 0 0 .000
• Was recalled on 9/4 for his 4th MLB stint of the season...In 70 G with Triple-A Syracuse, he hit .234 with 15 2B, 2 3B, 4 HR, 27 RBI, 16 BB and 21 R. Stevenson
• Hit .268 (19-for-71) with 7 2B, 11 RBI, BB, 6 R in 34 games with Washington in 2017...Played stellar defense at 2B (10 G), SS (8 G), and 3B (7 G). 2018 0 0 0 0 —
• Appeared in 77 games between Double-A Harrisburg and Triple-A Syracuse in 2017 (.245, 15 2B, 3B, 5 HR, 21 RBI, 20 BB and 41 R). Career 0 0 0 0 —
RISP: .182 (2-11), 0 HR, 2 RBI LAST HOMER: N/A CAREER HOMERS: 0 Taylor
2018 3 1 0 0 .333
SEVERINO, Pedro #29 C Career 6 2 0 1 .333
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS Turner
2018 WSH NL 67 190 14 32 9 0 2 15 18 47 1 0 .168 .254 .247 .501 2018 2 0 0 0 .000
LAST GAME: DNP ROAD TRIP: Career 5 3 0 0 .600
Young catcher with advanced defensive skills is known for bringing energy and confidence to the park every single day. Wieters
• Recorded a 3-run homer on 7/7 vs MIA...His previous three home runs were all solo homers...The 3 RBI marked a single-game career-high. 2018 0 0 0 0 —
• Was in the midst of a 9 G hitting streak with the Chiefs, going 17-for-37 (.459) with 2 2B, HR and 5 RBI when he was recalled on 9/1. Career 3 0 0 0 .000
• In his last 33 games with Triple-A Syracuse was hitting .269 with 5 2B, 3B, 6 HR, 13 RBI, 5 BB and 14 runs scored. Zimmerman
RISP: .208 (10-48), 1 HR, 13 RBI LAST HOMER: 7/7/18 vs. MIA (Hernandez) CAREER HOMERS: 4 2018 0 0 0 0 —
Career 7 1 0 0 .143
HITTERS NOTES HOMERS
SOTO, Juan #22 OF BACK-TO-BACK HOMERS (3)
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS J. Soto/M. Reynolds.......6/29 at PHI (9th inn.)
2018 WSH NL 101 359 68 109 22 1 19 61 70 90 2 2 .304 .417 .529 .946 B. Harper/R. Zimmerman ..8/7 vs. ATL (4th inn.)
LAST GAME: 1-5 ROAD TRIP: A. Stevenson/W.Difo .........8/21 vs. PHI (6th inn.)
GRAND SLAMS (3)
One of the top prospects in all of baseball has put up some of the most historic numbers for a teenager in Major League history.
Brian Goodwin .... 3/31 at CIN (Quackenbush)
• Has hit safely in 16 of his last 20 games...Is the irst teenager in MLB with 3 multi-homer games...Is hitting .310/.451/.485 in 51 home games.
Trea Turner .....................7/5 vs. MIA (Conley)
• His 19 home runs rank tied for third among teenagers in Major League historywith Mel Ott...His 70 walks are the most by a 19-year old since 1900. Mark Reynolds ............. 8/26 at NYM (Oswalt)
• NL Rookie of the Month for June & July...13 G on-base streak (7/25-8/7) is longest of his season...Recorded 1st MLB hit, a 3-run HR on 5/21 vs. SDP. LEADOFF HOMERS (3)
RISP: .224 (19-85), 4 HR, 39 RBI LAST HOMER: 9/12/18 at PHI (Davis) CAREER HOMERS: 19 Bryce Harper...................... 5/2 vs. PIT (Nova)
Bryce Harper...................5/4 vs. PHI (Pivetta)
Trea Turner ....................... 5/11 at ARI (Koch)
STEVENSON, Andrew #45 OF MULTI-HOMER GAMES (15)
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS Bryce Harper (2) ............................ 4/1 at CIN
2018 WSH NL 45 66 9 17 2 0 1 13 5 22 1 1 .258 .307 .333 .640 Ryan Zimmerman (2) .................4/18 at NYM
LAST GAME: 1-1 (Pinch hitter) ROAD TRIP: Matt Adams (2) .............................5/1 vs. PIT
Athletic, speedy, left-handed outfielder was Washington’s top choice in the 2015 First- Year Player Draft (2nd rd, No. 58 overall) out of LSU. Bryce Harper (2) ........................... 5/4 vs. PHI
• Hit his irst career HR, 8/21 vs. PHI (Arano)...Was recalled from Triple-A earlier in the day. Matt Adams (2) ............................ 5/7 at SDP
• Has hit safely in 7 of 10 MLB starts this season..Is 10-for-35 (.286) with 2 2B, 6 RBI, 2 BB and 5 R in those 10 starts. Mark Reynolds (2) ....................... 5/13 at ARI
• Set career marks in hits (4), doubles (2), RBI (4) and runs (2) on 4/25 at SFG...Appeared in 37 G for Washington in 2017 (.158, 2 2B, RBI, 7 BB, SB, 5 R). Mark Reynolds (2) ..................... 5/21 vs. SDP
RISP: .412 (7-17), 0 HR, 11 RBI LAST HOMER: 8/21/18 vs. PHI (Arano) CAREER HOMERS: 1 Juan Soto (2) .............................. 6/13 at NYY
Juan Soto (2) ............................... 6/29 at PHI
Trea Turner (2) ...............................7/5 vs MIA
TAYLOR, Michael A. #3 CF Mark Reynolds (2) ........................7/8 vs. MIA
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS Anthony Rendon (2) ....................7/13 at NYM
2018 WSH NL 126 344 44 77 21 3 6 27 29 112 24 5 .224 .286 .355 .641 Daniel Murphy (2)..................... 7/21 vs. NYM
LAST GAME: DNP ROAD TRIP: Ryan Zimmerman (2) .................. 8/11 at CHI
Juan Soto (2) ............................... 9/11 at PHI
2017 Gold Glove finalist is one the, top up-and-coming center fielders in Major League Baseball...Can hit for power and steal bases.
PINCH-HIT HOMERS (5)
• Ranks tied for seventh in the National League and tied for 14th in MLB with 24 stolen bases...24 stolen bases are a career-high.
Juan Soto.......................5/15 vs. NYY (Green)
• 13-game hitting streak from June 2 through June 22 was longest of his career and tied for longest streak by a Nationals player in 2018. Mark Reynolds .......7/7 vs. MIA (Barraclough)
• From 5/19 to 6/23 ranked among NL outielders in batting AVG. (8th, .330), SLG (9th, .527) and OBP (10th, .390). Mark Reynolds ..............7/31 vs. NYM (Reyes)
RISP: .221 (19-86), 1 HR, 18 RBI LAST HOMER: 8/9/18 vs. ATL (Parsons) CAREER HOMERS: 47 Andrew Stevenson ..........8/21 vs. PHI (Arano)
Mark Reynolds ............. 8/26 at NYM (Oswalt)
PITCHER HOMERS (1)
TURNER, Trea #7 SS A.J. Cole..........................4/3 at ATL (Teheran)
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS WALK-OFF HOMERS (2)
2018 WSH NL 147 600 90 160 22 5 17 63 60 120 38 8 .267 .337 .405 .742 Mark Reynolds .......7/7 vs. MIA (Barraclough)
LAST GAME: 1-5, 2B, RBI, SB ROAD TRIP: Ryan Zimmerman .. 8/22 vs. PHI (Dominguez)
Elite athlete with electric, game-changing speed has emerged as one of the top young offensive threats in Major League Baseball.
• Leads MLB with 38 stolen bases...Ranks in the NL in hits (T9th, 160) and runs scored (9th, 90)...160 hits are 3rd among NL (5th in MLB) shortstops. MILESTONES
• He has reached base safely in 20 of his last 22 games...Has career-highs with 147 games played, 17 HR, 63 RBI, 60 BB and 89 R. Player Category Milestone
Anthony Rendon HR 100 (97)
• Ranks 3rd among NL shortstops in WAR (4.1) and second in DEF Rating (10.1), per FanGraphs.com...Hit his irst career grand slam, 7/5 vs. MIA.
Mark Reynolds HR 300 (294)
RISP: .315 (39-124), 4 HR, 45 RBI LAST HOMER: 9/3/18 vs. STL (Flaherty) CAREER HOMERS: 42 Trea Turner SB 122 (118)
Tying I. Desmond for most in WSH history
Ryan Zimmerman R 947 (911)
WIETERS, Matt (S) #32 C Tying T. Raines for most in MON/WSH history
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS Ryan Zimmerman RBI 1,000 (984)
2018 WSH NL 67 207 20 48 7 0 6 24 22 41 0 1 .232 .309 .353 .662
LAST GAME: 0-2 ROAD TRIP: TOP PROSPECTS
Since his debut in 2009, Wieters ranks among active MLB catchers in home runs (T5th, 133) and slugging percentage (9th, .410). Baseball America
• Is 24-for-80 (.300) with 4 2B, 3 HR, 12 RBI, 6 BB and 9 R in his last 22 starts...Has driven in runs in 9 of his last 16 starts. 1. Victor Robles, OF
• Recorded his 500th career RBI on 8/3 vs. CIN...Recorded season-high 3 hits on 8/11 at CHI. 2. Juan Soto, OF
3. Erick Fedde, RHP
• Ranked among NL catchers in hits (7th, 95), RBI (8th, 52), and doubles (9th, 20)...Was the 9th of 10 Nationals players to hit 10+ homers in 2017. 4. Carter Kieboom, SS
RISP: .218 (12-55), 0 HR, 18 RBI LAST HOMER: 8/27/18 at PHI (Elin) CAREER HOMERS: 133 5. Seth Romero, LHP
6. Luis Garcia, 2B/SS
7. Wil Crowe, RHP
ZIMMERMAN, Ryan #11 1B 8. Daniel Johnson, OF
YR TEAM LG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS 9. Raudy Read, C
2018 WSH NL 74 252 28 66 17 2 13 47 26 48 1 0 .262 .337 .500 .837 10. Yasel Antuna, SS/3B
11. Blake Perkins, OF
LAST GAME: 0-4 ROAD TRIP:
12. Kelvin Gutierrez, 3B
Is Washington’s (2005-pres.) and the franchise (MON/WSH) leader in nearly every offensive category...Has clubbed the most HR in D.C. baseball history. 13. Andrew Stevenson, OF
• Last 33 G: 34-for-110 (.309), 11 2B, 7 HR, 25 RBI, 14 BB, SB, 15 R, .389 OBP, .600 SLG...Has hit safely in 23 of the 33 games. 14. Pedro Severino, C
• Since the start of 2017, ranks among NL hitters (min. 830 PA) in SLG (4th, .549) and OPS (10th, .900). 15. Rafael Bautista, OF
• His 11 walk-off HR are T8th in MLB history, T2nd in NL history (Stan Musial-12; Tony Perez-11) and 2nd among active players (Pujols-12). 16. Jackson Tetreault, RHP
17. Brigham Hill, RHP
RISP: .256 (21-82), 6 HR, 38 RBI LAST HOMER: 9/12/18 at PHI (Nola) CAREER HOMERS: 264 18. Jose Marmolejos, 1B
19. Drew Ward, 3B
DISABLED LIST 20. Taylor Gushue, C
21. Nick Raquet, LHP
PLAYER INJURY 10/60 DL PLACED / RETRO REINSTATED #GAMES 22. Kyle Johnston, RHP
Kelvin Herrera Torn left lisfranc ligament 10 Aug. 27 14 23. Jose Sanchez, SS
Howie Kendrick Right achillies injury 60 May 19 100 24. Jefry Rodriguez, RHP
Jhonatan Solano Bone chips in right elbow 60 April 10 / April 7 138 25. Telmito Agustin, OF
Joaquin Benoit Right forearm strain 60 March 27 145 26. Austin Voth, RHP
27. Joan Baez, RHP
Jeremy Hellickson Right wrist sprain 10 Aug. 18 / Aug. 16 Sept. 11 21
28. Anderson Franco, 3B
Sean Doolittle Left toe inlamation 10 July 10 / July 7 Sept. 7 54 29. Jakson Reetz, C
Tommy Milone Left shoulder soreness 10 Aug. 21 / Aug. 20 Sept. 4 13 30. Osvaldo Abreu, SS
Erick Fedde Right shoulder inlamation 60 July 5 Sept. 4 51 MLBPipeline.com
Joe Ross Right elbow surgery 60 Feb. 21 Sept. 4 138 1. Victor Robles, OF
Ryan Madson Lumbar nerve root irritation 10 Aug. 14 / Aug. 13 Aug. 27 13 2. Juan Soto, OF
3. Carter Kieboom, SS
Stephen Strasburg Cervical nerve impingement 10 July 25 / July 22 Aug. 22 29
4. Erick Fedde, RHP
Kelvin Herrera Right rotator cuff impingement 10 Aug. 8 Aug. 21 12 5. Seth Romero, LHP
Koda Glover Right shoulder tendinitis 60 March 27 July 22 97 6. Wil Crowe, RHP
Ryan Zimmerman Right oblique strain 60 May 12 / May 10 July 20 57 7. Andrew Stevenson, OF
Matt Wieters Left hamstring strain 10 May 11 July 9 49 8. Yasel Antuna, SS/3B
Matt Adams Fractured left index inger 10 June 19 / June 16 July 4 16 9. Luis Garcia, SS/2B
10. Daniel Johnson, OF
Jeremy Hellickson Right hamstring strain 10 June 5 / June 4 June 30 22 11. Blake Perkins, OF
Brandon Kintzler Right forearm lexor strain 10 June 10 June 25 12 12. Kelvin Gutierrez, 3B
Daniel Murphy Right knee surgery 10 March 27 June 12 64 13. Rafael Bautista, OF
Adam Eaton Left ankle bone bruise 60 April 11 / April 9 June 9 52 14. Raudy Read, C
Matt Grace Left groin strain 10 April 21 June 5 38 15. Pedro Severino, C
Brian Goodwin Left wrist contusion 10 April 17 / April 16 June 1 39 16. Nick Raquet, LHP
17. Jackson Tetreault, RHP
Ryan Madson Pectoral strain 10 May 20 / May 17 May 31 11 18. Drew Ward, 3B
Shawn Kelley Right elbow irritation 10 April 24 May 7 12 19. Jose Marmolejos, 1B/OF
Anthony Rendon Toe contusion 10 April 22 / April 19 May 5 14 20. Brigham Hill, RHP
Matt Wieters Mild left oblique strain 10 April 2 April 11 8 21. Austin Voth, RHP
22. Kyle Johnston, RHP
23. Taylor Gushue, C
24. Jackson Reetz, C
25. Andreson Franco, 3B/1B
26. Osvaldo Abreu, SS/2B
27. Jose Sanchez, INF
28. Telmito Agustin, OF
29. Joan Baez, RHP
30. Armond Upshaw, OF
TEAM STATS DAY-BY-DAY
PLAYER AVG G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI SH SF HP BB IBB SO SB CS GIDP E SLG OBP AB H HR RBI DATE OPP. RES REC POS/GA-B WIN LOSS SAVE ATT. / TOG
Difo,W .239 135 372 50 89 137 13 7 7 38 3 3 2 32 3 76 7 2 7 5 .368 .301 14 2 0 0 3/29 — POSTPONED DUE TO RAIN (Made up 3/30)
3/30 at CIN W, 2-0 1-0 T1st/0.5 Scherzer (1-0) Bailey (0-1) Doolittle (1) 43,878 / 3:09
Eaton,A .295 84 295 45 87 120 16 1 5 27 2 0 10 28 0 56 7 1 2 3 .407 .375 12 3 0 2 3/31 at CIN W, 13-7 2-0 T1st/0.5 Strasburg (1-0) Castillo (0-1) None 27,341 / 3:16
Harper,B .247 144 497 93 123 250 28 0 33 94 0 8 6 113 15 154 12 2 6 3 .503 .388 3 1 0 3 4/1 at CIN W, 6-5 3-0 1st/1.0 Gonzalez (1-0 Romano (0-1) Doolittle (2) 10,335 / 2:47
* Kendrick,H .303 40 152 17 46 72 14 0 4 12 0 1 2 5 1 29 1 1 6 5 .474 .331 2 1 0 0 4/2 at ATL W, 8-1 4-0 1st/1.5 Roark (1-0) Newcomb (0-1) None 25,054 / 2:55
Kieboom,S .215 45 107 12 23 34 5 0 2 8 0 1 1 11 0 25 0 0 2 3 .318 .292 2 0 0 1 4/3 at ATL L, 6-13 4-1 1st/0.5 Carle (1-1) Cole (0-1) None 26,782 / 3:20 (:12 delay)
Rendon,A .295 121 471 77 139 237 39 1 19 71 0 7 3 48 5 76 2 1 5 5 .503 .359 0 0 0 0 4/4 at ATL L, 1-7 4-2 T2nd/-0.5 Foltynewicz (1-0) Scherzer (1-1) None 29,834 / 3:06
4/5 vs. NYM L, 2-8 4-3 3rd/-1.5 deGrom (2-0) Strasburg (1-1) None 42,477* / 2:57
Reynolds,M .258 75 178 25 46 90 5 0 13 39 0 3 1 22 1 54 0 0 8 4 .506 .338 27 7 2 6 4/6 OFF DAY 3rd/-1.5
Robles,V .143 7 14 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 2 0 2 1 1 1 0 .143 .278 4 1 0 0 4/7 vs. NYM L, 2-3 4-4 3rd/-2.5 Robles (1-0) Kintzler (0-1) Familia (4) 28,952 / 2:59
Sanchez,A .229 19 35 5 8 12 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 .343 .250 9 1 0 0 4/8 vs. NYM L, 5-6 (12) 4-5 3rd, -3.5 Lugo (1-0) Kintzler (0-2) Rhame (1) 21,579 / 4:03
Severino,P .168 67 190 14 32 47 9 0 2 15 0 1 4 18 4 47 1 0 3 0 .247 .254 1 0 0 1 4/9 vs. ATL W, 2-0 5-5 3rd/-3.5 Scherzer (2-1) Teheran (0-2) None 19,582 / 2:21
4/10 vs. ATL W, 4-1 6-5 T2nd/-3.5 Strasburg (2-1) Foltynewicz (1-1) Madson (1) 19,357 / 2:44
Soto,J .304 101 359 68 109 190 22 1 19 61 1 0 0 70 8 90 2 2 6 2 .529 .417 3 1 1 2 4/11 vs. ATL L, 3-5 (12) 6-6 4th/-4.5 Carle (2-1) Madson (1-0) None 21,109 / 3:43
Stevenson,A .258 45 66 9 17 22 2 0 1 13 1 3 1 5 0 22 1 1 0 1 .333 .307 24 5 1 7 4/12 v s. COL L, 1-5 6-7 4th/-5.0 Bettis (2-0) Gonzalez (1-1) None 24,213 / 2:43
Taylor,M .224 126 344 44 77 122 21 3 6 27 2 0 1 29 2 112 24 5 9 1 .355 .286 21 4 0 1 4/13 vs. COL L, 1-2 6-8 4th/-6.0 Oberg (1-0) Roark (1-1) Davis (6) 37,702 / 3:04
Turner,T .267 147 600 90 160 243 22 5 17 63 2 0 4 60 3 120 38 8 4 12 .405 .337 1 0 0 0 4/14 vs. COL W, 6-2 7-8 4th/-5.0 Scherzer (3-1) Gray (1-3) None 31,700 / 2:53
4/15 vs. COL L, 5-6 7-9 4th/-6.0 Ottavino (3-0) Doolittle (0-1) Davis (7) 25,462 / 3:14
Wieters,M .232 67 207 20 48 73 7 0 6 24 1 2 2 22 3 41 0 1 5 1 .353 .309 8 0 0 1 4/16 at NYM W, 8-6 8-9 4th/-5.0 Cole (1-1) Ramos (0-1) Madson (2) 22,829 / 3:25
Zimmerman,R .262 74 252 28 66 126 17 2 13 47 0 1 3 26 0 48 1 0 9 2 .500 .337 10 2 0 0 4/17 at NYM W, 5-2 9-9 4th/-4.0 Gonzalez (2-1) Wheeler (1-1) Doolittle (3) 22,724 / 3:11
- Fedde,E .091 8 11 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 .091 .167 0 0 0 0 4/18 at NYM L, 5-11 9-10 4th/-5.0 Ramos (1-1) Madson (0-2) None 23,117 / 2:51
Grace,M .500 49 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 0 0 0 0 4/19 OFF DAY 4th/-4.5
4/20 at LAD W, 5-2 10-10 4th/-4.5 Scherzer (4-1) Kershaw (1-3) Doolittle (4) 50,211 / 3:09
Hellickson,J .067 18 30 0 2 3 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 .100 .067 0 0 0 0 4/21 at LAD L, 0-4 10-11 4th/-4.5 Ryu (3-0) Strasburg (2-2) None 50, 908 / 2:29
Miller,J .000 46 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 4/22 at LAD L, 3-4 10-12 4th/-5.0 Fields (2-0) Gott (0-1) Jansen (3) 51,297 / 3:21
Roark,T .196 30 56 6 11 15 2 1 0 8 5 0 1 0 0 18 0 0 1 0 .268 .211 0 0 0 0 4/23 at SFG L, 2-4 10-13 4th/-5.5 Stratton (2-1) Gonzalez (2-2) Strickland (4) 36,983 / 2:44
Rodriguez,J .133 10 15 2 2 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 .200 .133 0 0 0 0 4/24 at SFG L, 3-4 10-14 4th/-6.5 Moronta (1-2) Roark (1-2) Strickland (5) 37,147 / 2:27
Ross,J .000 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 4/25 at SFG W, 15-2 11-14 4th/-5.5 Scherzer (5-1) Samardzija (1-1)None 35,126 / 3:13
4/26 OFF DAY 4th/-5.0
Scherzer,M .270 32 63 8 17 19 2 0 0 6 5 0 2 1 0 12 1 0 1 1 .302 .303 2 1 0 0 4/27 vs. ARI L, 4-5 11-15 4th/-6.0 Godley (4-1) Strasburg (2-3) Boxberger (7) 26,517 / 3:02
Strasburg,S .108 19 37 0 4 4 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 2 0 10 0 0 3 0 .108 .154 0 0 0 0 4/28 vs ARI L, 3-4(10) 11-16 4th/-6.0 Hirano (2-0) Solis (0-1) Boxberger (8) 32,963 / 3:16
Suero,W .000 34 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 4/29 vs. ARI W, 3-1 12-16 4th/-6.0 Gonzalez (3-2) McFarland (1-1) Doolittle (5) 30,285 / 2:49
Voth,A .000 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 4/30 vs. PIT W, 3-2 13-16 4th/-5.5 Roark (2-2) Taillon (2-3) Kintzler (1) 20.879 / 2:34
5/1 vs. PIT W, 12-4 14-16 4th/-4.5 Scherzer (6-1) Kuhl (3-2) None 23,534 / 2:58
WASHINGTON .252 147 5002 687 1259 2078 250 22 175 654 37 36 52 549 50 1181 103 27 92 57 .415 .330 222 40 4 31 5/2 vs. PIT W, 9-3 15-16 4th/-4.0 Strasburg (3-3) Nova (2-2) None 27,086 / 2:55
OPPONENTS .243 147 4953 611 1203 2032 248 22 179 593 25 35 70 426 35 1281 71 43 93 77 .410 .310 209 50 5 34 5/3 vs. PIT W, 3-1 16-16 4th/-4.0 Solis (1-1) Williams (4-2) Doolittle (6) 30,434 / 2:42
5/4 vs. PHI W, 7-3 17-16 4th/-3.0 Gonzalez (4-2) Pivetta (1-2) None 35,497 / 2:49 (:39 delay)
OPP 5/5 vs. PHI L, 1-3 17-17 4th/-3.0 Velasquez (2-4) Roark (2-3) Neris (6) 34,687 / 3:13
5/6 vs. PHI W, 5-4 18-17 4th/-2.0 Doolittle (1-1) Neris (1-2) None 30,611 / 3:33
PITCHER R/L W L ERA G GS CG GF SHO SV IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WP BK AVG 5/7 at SDP W, 8-5 19-17 4th/-1.5 Strasburg (4-3) Ross (2-3) None 17,296 / 3:00
Collins,T L 0 0 3.32 30 0 0 4 0 0 19.0 17 7 7 4 0 10 0 17 1 0 .243 5/8 at SDP W, 4-0 20-17 3rd/-1.5 Hellickson (1-0) Richard (1-5) None 18,989 / 2:31
Cordero,J R 1 2 4.97 14 0 0 2 0 0 12.2 14 7 7 2 2 8 2 10 0 0 .259 5/9 at SDP L, 1-2 20-18 3rd/-2.5 Stammen (1-0) Gott (0-2) Hand (10) 18,804 / 2:50
Doolittle,S L 3 3 1.79 38 0 0 32 0 23 40.1 21 8 8 3 2 4 1 52 1 0 .150 5/10 at ARI W, 2-1 (11) 21-18 3rd/-2.5 Kintzler (1-2) Salas (3-4) Doolittle (7) 17,394 / 3:42
5/11 at ARI W, 3-1 22-18 3rd/-1.5 Scherzer (7-1) Koch (2-1) Doolittle (8) 22,901 / 2:24
+Fedde,E R 2 3 5.12 8 8 0 0 0 0 38.2 43 22 22 6 0 13 1 35 0 1 .291 5/12 at ARI W, 2-1 23-18 3rd/-2.0 Strasburg (5-3) Scribner (0-1) Madson (3) 29,428 / 3:17
Glover,K R 1 2 2.70 17 0 0 6 0 1 13.1 9 4 4 1 0 8 1 7 0 0 .188 5/13 at ARI W, 6-4 24-18 3rd/-1.5 Madson (1-2) Bradley (0-1) Doolittle (9) 31,906 / 3:09
Grace,M L 1 1 2.72 49 0 0 11 0 0 53.0 49 19 16 5 2 12 2 46 1 0 .241 5/14 OFF DAY 3rd/-2.0
Hellickson,J R 5 3 3.57 18 18 0 0 0 0 88.1 76 40 35 11 8 19 1 64 2 1 .231 5/15 vs. NYY W, 5-3 25-18 3rd/-2.0 Suero (1-0) Green (2-1) Doolittle (10) 41,567 / 2:55
5/16 vs. NYY 3rd/-2.0 POSTPONED DUE TO RAIN (To be made up 6/18)
* Herrera,K R 1 2 4.34 21 0 0 11 0 3 18.2 24 9 9 4 1 8 0 16 0 1 .304 5/17 OFF DAY 3rd/-2.0
AL 1 1 1.05 27 0 0 21 0 14 25.2 19 3 3 2 0 2 0 22 0 0 .207 5/18 vs. LAD 3rd/-1.5 POSTPONED DUE TO RAIN (To be made up 5/19)
Holland,G # R 2 2 4.97 51 0 0 13 0 3 41.2 40 29 23 1 1 30 2 42 0 0 .247 5/19 vs. LAD L, 1-4 25-19 3rd/-3.5 Stripling (1-1) Roark (2-4) Jansen (7) 26,740 / 3:00
WSH R 2 0 0.54 19 0 0 6 0 3 16.2 6 1 1 0 1 8 0 20 0 0 .113 5/19 vs. LAD L, 4-5 25-20 3rd/-3.5 Goeddel (3-0) Doolittle (1-2) Jansen (8) 32,378 / 3:27
McGowin,K R 0 0 9.00 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 5/20 vs. LAD L, 2-7 25-21 4th/-4.0 Wood (1-4) Strasburg (5-4) Fields (2) 40,201* / 3:08
5/21 vs. SDP W, 10-2 26-21 4th/-3.0 Gonzalez (5-2) Erlin (1-3) None 27,890 / 2:27
Miller,J R 6 1 3.91 46 0 0 10 0 2 48.1 39 21 21 10 2 16 1 54 1 0 .220 5/22 vs. SDP W, 2-1 27-21 3rd/-3.0 Doolittle (2-2) Strahm (0-2) None 25,700 / 2:48 (:10 delay)
Reynolds,M R 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 5/23 vs. SDP L, 1-3 27-22 3rd/-3.0 Ross (4-3) Fedde (0-1) Hand (15) 31,076 / 3:00
Roark,T R 8 15 4.37 30 29 0 1 0 0 175.0 176 88 85 23 10 48 3 143 5 0 .263 5/24 OFF DAY 4th/-3.0
Rodriguez,J R 2 2 5.89 10 8 0 0 0 0 44.1 40 31 29 7 3 30 4 35 1 0 .242 5/25 at MIA W, 9-5 28-22 3rd/-2.0 Scherzer (8-1) Wittgren (2-1) Doolittle (10) 7,512 / 3:37
5/26 at MIA W, 4-1 29-22 3rd/-1.5 Miller (1-0) Ziegler (0-4) Doolittle (11) 11,646 / 2:56
Ross,J R 0 0 3.60 1 1 0 0 0 0 5.0 4 2 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 .235 5/27 at MIA W, 5-2 30-22 3rd/-1.0 Strasburg (6-4) Hernandez (0-2) Kintzler (2) 11,651 / 3:08
Scherzer,M R 17 6 2.31 30 30 2 0 1 0 202.2 133 56 52 21 10 46 4 271 4 1 .183 5/28 at BAL W, 6-0 31-22 2nd/-0.5 Gonzalez (6-2) Cobb (1-7) None 36,139 / 2:44
Solis,S L 1 2 5.97 53 0 0 5 0 0 37.2 39 25 25 6 3 16 1 41 4 0 .267 5/29 at BAL W, 3-2 32-22 2nd/-0.5 Hellickson (2-0) Bundy (3-7) Doolittle (12) 13,935 / 3:14
Strasburg,S R 8 7 3.87 19 19 0 0 0 0 114.0 105 54 49 15 6 30 2 133 4 1 .244 5/30 at BAL W, 2-0 33-22 1st/0.5 Scherzer (9-1) Hess (2-2) Doolittle (13) 20,370 / 2:34
5/31 at ATL L, 2-4 33-23 2nd/-0.5 Newcomb (6-1) Roark (2-5) Vizcaino (10) 22,380 / 2:39
Suero,W R 3 0 3.24 34 0 0 10 0 0 41.2 36 16 15 4 4 14 2 41 3 0 .234 6/1 at ATL L, 0-4 33-24 2nd/-1.5 Foltynewicz (5-3) Strasburg (6-5) None 33,845 / 2:24 (:10 delay)
Voth,A R 0 1 14.54 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.1 9 7 7 1 0 3 0 3 1 0 .429 6/2 at ATL W, 5-3 34-24 2nd/-0.5 Miller (2-0) Socolovich (0-1) Doolittle (14) 39,578 / 4:00
Williams,A R 0 1 5.79 4 0 0 0 0 0 4.2 7 3 3 3 0 4 1 3 0 0 .368 6/3 at ATL L, 2-4 34-25 2nd/-1.5 Vizcaíno (2-2) Roark (2-6) None 33,132 / 2:47
WASHINGTON 74 73 3.99 147 147 2 145 6 38 1314.0 1203 611 582 179 70 426 35 1281 37 5 .243 6/4 OFF DAY 2nd/-1.0
6/5 vs. TBR W, 4-2 35-25 2nd/-1.0 Scherzer (10-1) Eovaldi (1-1) Doolittle (15) 32,165 / 2:16
OPPONENTS 73 74 4.35 147 147 2 145 14 45 1312.2 1259 687 634 175 52 549 50 1181 54 7 .252 6/6 vs. TBR W, 11-2 36-25 1st/— Roark (3-6) Venters (1-1) None 33,106 / 2:50

HIGHS AND LOWS


6/7 OFF DAY 1st/—
6/8 vs. SFG L, 5-9 36-26 1st/— Moronta (2-0) Strasburg (6-6) None 41,591* / 3:04
TEAM BATTING 6/9 vs. SFG W, 7-5 37-26 1st/— Miller (3-0) Rodriguez (1-1) Doolittle (16) 37,701 / 3:23
6/10 vs. SFG L, 0-2 37-27 1st/— Holland (4-6) Scherzer (10-2) Strickland (13) 35,705 / 2:51
Most runs, game....................................................................25 July 31 vs. NYM 6/11 OFF DAY 1st/—
Most runs, inning ....................................................................8 Aug. 26 at NYM (8th. inn.) 6/12 at NYY L, 0-3 37-28 2nd/-1.0 Sabathia (4-1) Roark (3-7) Chapman (18) 44,220 / 2:48
6/13 at NYY W, 5-4 38-28 2nd/-1.0 Miller (4-0) Shreve (2-1) Doolittle (17) 45,030 / 3:18
Most hits (9-inning game).....................................................26 July 31 vs. NYM 6/14 OFF DAY 2nd/-1.5
6/15 at TOR L, 5-6 38-29 2nd/-1.5 Oh (2-2) Gonzalez (6-3) Tepera (4) 29,633 / 2:35
Most hits (extra-inning game) ...............................................13 April 8 vs. NYM 6/16 at TOR L, 0-2 38-30 2nd/-2.5 Estrada (4-6) Scherzer (10-3) Clippard (3) 36,044 / 2:34
Most doubles, game ................................................................5 3x: Sept. 5 vs. STL, July 21 vs. NYM, July 26 at MIA 6/17 at TOR L, 6-8 38-31 2nd/-3.5 Tepera (4-2) Madson (1-3) None 35,146 / 3:30
6/18 vs. NYY L, 2-4 38-32 T2nd/-3.5 Gray (5-4) Fedde (0-2) Chapman (21) 42,723* / 3:26
Most home runs, game ............................................................7 June 29 at PHI 6/19 vs. BAL W, 9-7 39-32 2nd/-3.5 Miller (5-0) Scott (0-1) Doolittle (19) 33,391 / 2:59
6/20 vs. BAL L, 0-3 39-33 T2nd/-3.5 Castro (2-2) Gonzalez (6-4) None 32,153 / 2:34 (2:43 delay)
Most extra-base hits, game ...................................................12 July 31 vs. NYM 6/21 vs. BAL W, 4-2 40-33 2nd/-3.0 Herrera (2-1) Givens (0-4) Doolittle (20) 36,868 / 2:42
Most total bases, game .........................................................50 July 31 vs NYM 6/22 vs. PHI L, 2-12 40-34 3rd/-3.0 Elin (5-2) Roark (3-8) None 35,630 / 3:30
6/23 vs. PHI L, 3-5 40-35 3rd/-3.0 Nola (9-2) Fedde (0-3) Dominguez (4) 40,341* / 3:03
Most walks (9-inning game)..................................................11 Sept. 4 vs. STL 6/24 vs. PHI W, 8-6 41-35 3rd/-3.0 Madson (2-3) Dominguez (1-2) Doolittle (21) 29,314 / 3:47 (:38)
6/25 at TBR L, 0-11 41-36 3rd/-4.0 Snell (10-4) Gonzalez (6-5) None 13,624 / 2:51
Most walks (extra-inning game) ............................................10 Sept. 3 vs. STL 6/26 at TBR L, 0-1 41-37 3rd/-4.0 Eovaldi (2-3) Scherzer (10-4) Romo (6) 14,289 / 2:45
6/27 OFF DAY 3rd/-3.5
Most strikeouts (9-inning game) ...........................................15 June 18 vs. NYY 6/28 at PHI L, 3-4 41-38 3rd/-4.0 Nola (10-2) Roark (3-9) Dominguez (6) 25,026 / 3:09
Most strikeouts (extra-inning game) .....................................18 June 2 at ATL (14.0 Inn.) 6/29 at PHI W, 17-7 42-38 3rd/-4.0 Fedde (1-3) Pivetta (4-7) None 36,904 / 3:43
6/30 at PHI L, 2-3 42-39 3rd/-5.0 Arano (1-0) Hellickson (2-1) Dominguez (7) 42,746 / 3:20
Most runners left on base (9-inning game) ...........................13 2x: July 8 vs. MIA, April 2 at ATL 7/1 at PHI L, 3-4 (13) 42-40 3rd/-6.0 Pivetta (5-7) Miller (5-1) None 22,051 / 4:28
7/2 vs. BOS L, 3-4 42-41 3rd/-7.0 Porcello (10-3) Scherzer (10-5) Kimbrel (25) 39,002 / 3:15
Most runners left on base (extra-inning game) .....................15 Sept. 3 vs. STL (10.0 Inn.) 7/3 vs. BOS L, 4-11 42-42 3rd/-7.0 Workman (1-0) Roark (3-10) None 42,531 / 2:55
Fewest hits, game ...................................................................2 5x; Last: July 29 at MIA 7/4 vs. BOS L, 0-3 42-43 3rd/-7.0 Rodriguez (10-3) Madson (2-4) Kimbrel (26) 42,528 / 3:23
7/5 vs. MIA W, 14-12 43-43 3rd/-6.0 Kelley (1-0) Conley (2-1) Doolittle (22) 24,314 / 3:15
INDIVIDUAL BATTING 7/6 vs. MIA W, 3-2 44-43 3rd/-5.0 Doolittle (3-2) Barraclough (0-3) None 32,652 / 3:13
7/7 vs. MIA W, 18-4 45-43 3rd/-5.0 Scherzer (11-5) Chen (2-6) None 34,364 / 3:01
Most hits, game........................................................................5 3x: Last: Mark Reynolds (7/7 vs. MIA) 7/8 vs. MIA L, 2-10 45-44 3rd/-5.0 Conley (3-1) Roark (3-11) None 30,464 / 3:43
Most runs, game.......................................................................4 4x: Last: Bryce Harper (7/7 vs. MIA) 7/9 at PIT L, 3-6 45-45 3rd/-5.5 Nova (5-6) Rodriguez (0-1) Vazquez (19) 14,075 / 2:49
7/10 at PIT W, 5-1 46-45 3rd/-5.5 Hellickson (3-1) Musgrove (3-4) None 17,103 / 3:21 (:50)
Most doubles, game .................................................................3 2x: Ryan Zimmerman (8/29 vs. PHI), Bryce Harper (6/24 vs. PHI) 7/11 at PIT L, 0-2 46-46 3rd/-5.5 Williams (7-7) Gonzalez (6-6) Vazquez (20) 21,083 / 2:34
7/12 at NYM W, 5-4 47-46 3rd/-5.5 Scherzer (12-5) Matz (4-7) Madson (4) 28,120 / 2:48
Most home runs, game .............................................................2 14x: Last: Ryan Zimmerman (8/11 at CHI) 7/13 at NYM L, 2-4 47-47 3rd/-6.5 Syndergaard (5-1) Roark (3-12) Gsellman (4) 26,558 / 2:53
Most extra-base hits, game ......................................................3 8x: Last: Juan Soto (9/11 at PHI) 7/14 at NYM L, 4-7 47-48 3rd/-6.5 Wheeler (3-6) Voth (1-0) Familia (17) 30,438 / 2:48
7/15 at NYM W, 6-1 48-48 3rd/-5.5 Hellickson (4-1) Swarzak (0-2) None 26,572 / 2:54
Most RBI, game ......................................................................10 Mark Reynolds (7/7 vs. MIA) 7/16-19 ALL STAR BREAK (89TH ALL-STAR GAME PLAYED ON JULY 17: AL 8, NL 6 (10)
7/20 vs. ATL L, 5-8 48-49 3rd/-6.5 Sanchez (5-2) Strasburg (6-7) Minter (5) 41,008 / 2:57
Most stolen bases, game ..........................................................4 Michael A. Taylor (6/17 at TOR) 7/21 vs. ATL POSTPONED DUE TO RAIN (To be made up on 8/7)
7/22 vs. ATL W, 6-2 49-49 3rd/-6.0 Scherzer (13-5) Foltynewicz (7-6) Herrera (15) 39,063/3:36 (3:33)
Most strikeouts, game ..............................................................5 Trea Turner (6/2 at ATL, 14.0 Inn.) 7/23 at MIL L, 1-6 49-50 3rd/-6.0 Chacin (9-3) Gonzalez (6-7) None 26,073 / 3:20
Most walks, game.....................................................................4 Bryce Harper (4/2 at ATL) 7/24 at MIL L, 4-5 49-51 (10)3rd/-7.0 Jennings (4-3) Grace (0-1) None 33,990 / 3:33
7/25 at MIL W, 7-3 50-51 3rd/-7.0 Roark (4-12) Peralta (4-2) None 37,586 / 2:24
Most total bases, game ..........................................................12 Mark Reynolds (7/7 vs. MIA) 7/26 at MIA W, 10-3 51-51 3rd/-7.0 Miller (6-1) Conley (3-2) None 8,506 / 3:14
7/27 at MIA W, 9-1 52-51 3rd/-6.0 Scherzer (14-5) Lopez (2-2) None 9,297 / 2:45
Longest hitting streak ................................................ 13 games Michael A. Taylor (6/2-22) and Trea Turner (5/19-6/1) 7/28 at MIA L, 1-2 (10) 52-52 3rd/-6.0 Graves (1-1) Herrera (1-1) None 11,779 / 3:26
TEAM PITCHING 7/29 at MIA
7/30 OFF DAY
L, 0-5 52-53 3rd/-6.0 Urena (3-10) Hellickson (4-2) None 12,112 / 2:46

Most strikeouts (9-inning game) ............................................18 May 6 vs. PHI 7/31 vs. NYM W, 25-4 53-53 3rd/-5.5 Roark (5-12) Matz (5-9) None 35,029 / 3:16
8/1 vs. NYM W, 5-3 54-53 3rd/-5.0 Milone (1-0) Syndergaard (6-2)Herrera (16) 34,319 / 2:38
Most strikeouts (extra-inning game) ......................................18 April 8 vs. NYM (12.0 Inn.) 8/2 vs. CIN W, 10-4 55-53 3rd/-5.0 Scherzer (15-5) Mahle (7-9) None 28,845 / 3:14
Most walks (9-inning game)...................................................11 2x: Sept. 2 vs. MIL, Sept. 4 vs. STL 8/3 vs. CIN 3rd/-5.0 POSTPONED DUE TO RAIN (To be made up 8/4)
8/4 vs. CIN L, 1-7 55-54 3rd/-6.0 DeSclafani (5-3) Gonzalez (6-8) None 32,687 / 2:58
Most walks (extra-inning game) ..............................................7 April 1 vs. ATL (12.0 Inn.) 8/4 vs. CIN W, 6-2 56-54 3rd/-6.0 Hellickson (5-2) Harvey (5-7) None 36,149 / 3:05
8/5 vs. CIN W, 2-1 57-54 3rd/-6.0 Roark (6-12) Castillo (6-9) Herrera (17) 33,486 / 2:39
Most runs allowed, game........................................................13 April 3 at ATL 8/6 OFF DAY 3rd/-5.5
8/7 vs. ATL W, 8-3 58-54 3rd/-6.0 Rodriguez (1-1) Allard (1-1) None 26,965 / 3:08
Most runs allowed, inning ........................................................9 April 18 at NYM (8th Inn.) 8/7 vs. ATL L, 1-3 58-55 3rd/-6.0 Biddle (3-0) Herrera (2-3) Minter (9) 28,970 / 2:54
Most hits allowed, game.........................................................22 July 8 vs. MIA 8/8 vs. ATL L, 3-8 58-56 3rd/-6.0 Foltynewicz (9-7) Milone (1-1) None 30,203 / 3:04
8/9 vs. ATL W, 6-3 59-56 3rd/-5.5 Gonzalez (7-8) Parsons (0-1) None 28,347 / 2:30
Most hits allowed (extra-inning game) ...................................13 Sept. 11 at PHI (10.0 Inn.) 8/10 at CHI L, 2-3 59-57 3rd/-5.5 Cishek (3-1) Solis (1-2) Strop (9) 41,531 / 3:10
8/11 at CHI W, 9-4 60-57 3rd/-5.5 Roark (7-12) Lester (12-5) None 41,320 / 3:11
Fewest hits allowed, game .......................................................2 April 14 vs COL, April 9 vs. ATL 8/12 at CHI L, 3-4 60-58 3rd/-5.5 Wilson (4-3) Madson (2-5) None 36,490 / 2:56
Most home runs allowed, game ................................................5 Sept. 4 vs. STL 8/13 at STL L, 6-7 60-59 3rd/-7.0 Hudson (3-0) Glover (0-1) None 37,197 / 3:19
8/14 at STL L, 4-6 60-60 3rd/-8.0 Gant (5-4) Gonzalez (7-9) Hicks (4) 38,214 / 3:12
INDIVIDUAL PITCHING 8/15 at STL L, 2-4 60-61 3rd/-9.0 Gomber (3-0) Hellickson (5-3) Norris (23) 36,696/ 3:07
8/16 at STL W, 5-4 61-61 3rd/-8.0 Roark (8-12) Weaver (6-11) Glover (1) 38.074 / 3:28
Most innings pitched, starter ................................................9.0 2x: Max Scherzer (9/8 vs. CHI and 4/9 vs. ATL) 8/17 vs. MIA W, 8-2 62-61 3rd/-7.0 Scherzer (16-5) Straily (4-6) None 37,106 / 3:03
Most innings pitched, reliever ...............................................4.2 Jefry Rodriguez (6/3 at ATL) 8/18 vs. MIA L, 5-7 (10) 62-62 3rd/-7.0 Steckenrider (4-2) Glover (0-2) Gaves (1) 30,900 / 3.37
8/19 vs. MIA L, 1,-12 62-63 3rd/-7.0 Urena (4-12) Gonzalez (7-10) None 31,435 / 2:30
Most strikeouts, starter ..........................................................15 Max Scherzer (5/6 vs. PHI) 8/20 OFF DAY 3rd/-7.5
8/21 vs. PHI W, 10-4 63-63 3rd/-7.5 Cordero (1-0) Arano (1-2) None 24,080 / 3:16
Most strikeouts, reliever ...........................................................5 2x: Justin Miller (6/2 at ATL), Sammy Solis (4/8 vs. NYM) 8/22 vs. PHI W, 8-7 64-63 3rd/-7.5 Grace (1-1) Dominguez (1-4) None 31,885 / 3:45
8/23 vs. PHI L, 0-2 64-64 3rd/-8.5 Nola (15-3) Scherzer (16-6) Neshek (4) 29,475 / 2:41
Longest winning streak ................................................ 9 games Max Scherzer (4/9-6/5) 8/24 at NYM L, 0-3 64-65 3rd/-8.5 Vargas (4-8) Gonzalez (7-11) Gsellman (8) 23,763 / 2:35
Longest losing streak ................................................... 6 games 2x: Tanner Roark (6/12-7/13) Gio Gonzalez (6/15-8/4) 8/25 at NYM L, 0-3 64-66 3rd/-8.5 Wheeler (9-6) Roark (8-13) None 29,868 / 2:51
8/26 at NYM W, 15-0 65-66 3rd/-8.5 Rodriguez (2-1) Matz (5-11) None 23,192 / 3:25
Most consecutive scoreless innings, starter ........................20.0 Max Scherzer (8/7-8/23) 8/27 at PHI W, 5-3 66-66 3rd/-8.0 Strasburg (7-7) Elin (9-5) Miller (1) 21,261 / 3:13
8/28 at PHI W, 5-4 67-66 3rd/-8.0 Glover (1-2) Neshek (1-1) Holland (1) 21,083 / 3:28
Most consecutive scoreless innings, reliever .......................13.0 Brandon Kintzler (4/11-5/4) 8/29 at PHI L, 6-8 67-67 3rd/-7.5 Dominguez (2-5) Cordero (1-1) Hunter (3) 22,525 / 3:38
Most earned runs allowed.......................................................10 A.J. Cole (4/3 at ATL) 8/30 OFF DAY 3rd/-7.5
8/31 vs. MIL L, 1-4 67-68 3rd/-7.5 Chacin (14-5) Roark (8-14) Jeffress (8) 30,676 / 3:11
Most hits allowed ...................................................................10 7x: Last: Gio Gonzalez (8/19 vs. MIA). 9/1 vs. MIL W, 5-4 68-68 3rd/-7.5 Holland (1-2) Soria (1-4) Miller (2) 30,875 / 3:44 (1:57)
9/2 vs. MIL L, 4-9 68-69 3rd/-8.5 Woodruff (3-0) Rodriguez (2-2) None 30,032 / 3:22
Most walks allowed ..................................................................7 Jefry Rodriguez (9/2 vs. MIL) 9/3 vs. STL W, 4-3 (10) 69-69 3rd/-7.5 Holland (2-2) Shreve (3-3) None 28,648 / 3:51
Most home runs allowed ...........................................................3 4x: Last: Tanner Roark (8/31 vs. MIL) 9/4 vs. STL L, 8-11 69-70 3rd/-7.5 Ross (8-9) Williams (0-1) Hicks (6) 21,637 / 4:10
9/5 vs. STL L, 6-7 69-71 3rd/-7.5 Mikolas (14-4) Roark (8-15) Martinez (1) 22,124 / 3:35
MISCELLANEOUS TEAM 9/6 vs. CHI L, 4-6(10) 69-72 3rd/-8.5 Strop (5-1) Cordero (1-2) Chavez (3) 32,070 / 4:00
9/7 vs. CHI 3rd/-8.0 POSTPONED DUE TO RAIN (To be made up 9/8) (1:21, 2:58)
Longest winning streak ................................................ 6 games 2x: May 25-30 and April 29-May 4 9/8 vs. CHI(D) W, 10-3 70-72 3rd/-8.0 Scherzer (17-6) Garcia (3-7) None N/A / 2:45 (2:10)
Longest losing streak ................................................... 5 games 2x: June 30-July 4 and April 3 to April 8 9/8 vs. CHI(N) W, 6-5 71-72 3rd/-7.5 Suero (2-0) Wilson (4-4) Holland (2)41,346 / 3:15 (1:29)
9/9 vs. CHI 3rd/-8.0 POSTPONED DUE TO RAIN (To be made up 9/13)
Longest game, innings ...........................................................14 June 2 at ATL 9/10 at PHI POSTPONED DUE TO WET GROUNDS (To be made up (9/11)
9/11 at PHI (D) W, 3-1 72-72 3rd/-8.0 Fedde (2-3) Pivetta (7-12) Doolittle (23) 19,630 / 3:27
Longest game, time (9-inning game) ..................................4:10 Sept. 4 vs. STL 9/11 at PHI (N) W, 7-6 (10) 73-72 3rd/-8.0 Suero (3-0) Rios (3-2) Holland (3) 19,630 / 4:16
9/12 at PHI W, 5-1 74-72 3rd/-8.0 Strasburg (8-7) Nola (16-5) None 20,258 / 2:56
Longest game, time (extra-inning game) ............................4:28 July 1 at PHI (13.0 inn.) 9/13 vs. CHI L, 3-4 (10) 74-73 3rd/-8.5 Strop (6-1) Doolittle (3-3) Rosario (1) 30,173 / 3:46
Shortest game, time ............................................................2:16 June 5 vs. TBR 9/14 at ATL
9/15 at ATL
Largest crowd, Nationals Park .........................................42,723 July 3 vs. BOS 9/16 at ATL
9/17 at MIA
Smallest crowd, Nationals Park .......................................19,357 April 10 vs. ATL 9/18 at MIA
Largest winning margin .................................................21 runs July 31 vs. NYM (W, 25-4) 9/19 OFF DAY
9/20 vs. NYM
Largest losing margin ....................................................11 runs 2x: Aug. 19 vs. MIA (L, 1-12). June 25 at TBR (L, 0-11) 9/21 vs. NYM
9/22 vs. NYM
Largest deicit overcome to win ........................................9 runs July 5 vs. MIA (Behind, 9-0 after T4th, W 14-12) 9/23 vs. NYM
Largest lead relinquished to lose......................................4 runs July 24 at MIL (Ahead 4-0 after T2, lost 4-5 in 10 inn.) 9/24 vs. MIA
9/25 vs. MIA
Most double plays turned .........................................................4 July 6 vs. MIA 9/26 vs. MIA
9/27 OFF DAY
Most double plays hit into ........................................................3 3x: Sept. 4 vs. STL, July 1 at PHI (13 inn.), April 11 vs. ATL (12.0 Inn.) 9/28 at COL
9/29 at COL
Most errors ...............................................................................3 July 27 at MIA 9/30 at COL
TEAM MISC.
RECENT TRANSACTIONS
8/21 ....Acquired INF Andruw Monasterio and a player to be named later or cash considerations from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for 2B Daniel Murphy...
Traded 1B Matt Adams to the St. Louis Cardinals in exchange for cash considerations...Recalled inielder Adrian Sanchez and outielder Andrew
Stevenson from Triple-A Syracuse...Returned RHP Kelvin Herrera from the 10-day disabled list...Placed LHP Tommy Milone on the 10-day disabled list
(retro to Aug. 20) with left shoulder soreness.
8/22 ....Reinstated RHP Stephen Strasburg from the 10-day disabled list...Optioned INF Adrian Sanchez to Triple-A Syracuse.
8/27 ....Reinstated RHP Ryan Madson from the 10-day disabled list...Placed RHP Kelvin Herrera on the 10-day disabled list with a torn left lisfranc ligament.
8/31 ....Acquired RHP Andrew Istler from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for RHP Ryan Madson...Recalled LHP Sammy Solis from Triple-A Syracuse...
Acquired C/1B KJ Harrison and INF Gilbert Lara from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for LHP Gio Gonzalez.
9/1 .....Recalled C Pedro Severino and selected RHP Austen Williams from Triple-A Syracuse.
9/4 ......Recalled OF Victor Robles, INF Adrian Sanchez and RHP Austin Voth from Triple-A Syracuse...Returned from rehab and reinstated RHP Erick Fedde
and RHP Joe Ross...Selected the contract of RHP Kyle McGowin from Triple-A Syracuse...Returned from rehab and reinstated LHP Tommy Milone and
assigned his contract outright to Triple-A Syracuse.
9/7 ......Reinstated LHP Sean Doolittle from the 10-day disabled list.
9/11 ....Reisntated RHP Jeremy Hellickson from the 10-day disabled list.
LAST 10 GAMES - STARTERS LAST 10 GAMES - RELIEVERS
DATE/OPP STARTER DEC RES INN H R ER BB SO HR RS PIT DATE/OPP RES. DECISIONS #REL INN. H R ER BB SO HR
9/13vsCHI ROSS — L, 3-4 5.0 4 2 2 2 0 0 2 74 9/13atCHI W, 3-4 L 6 5.0 6 2 2 2 4 1
9/12atPHI STRASBURG W W, 5-1 7.0 5 1 1 0 9 1 5 101 9/12atPHI W, 5-1 — 2 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0
9/11atPHI ROARK — W, 7-6 4.2 10 5 5 0 2 0 3 70 9/11atPHI W, 7-6 W, S 8 5.1 3 1 1 5 4 1
9/11atPHI FEDDE W W, 3-1 5.2 2 0 0 2 9 0 2 100 9/11atPHI W, 3-1 S, H, H, H 4 3.1 3 1 1 2 6 0
9/8vsCHI RODRIGUEZ — W, 6-5 4.0 2 4 4 3 7 1 1 83 9/8vsCHI W, 6-5 W, S, H, H 6 5.0 4 1 1 1 5 0
9/8vsCHI SCHERZER W W, 10-3 9.0 9 3 3 0 11 0 10 111 9/8vsCHI W, 10-3 — 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/6vsCHI STRASBURG — L, 4-6 5.2 6 3 2 3 6 0 4 111 9/6vsCHI L, 4-6 L 6 4.1 5 1 3 1 2 0
9/5vsSTL ROARK L L, 6-7 5.0 10 6 6 0 4 2 1 111 9/5vsSTL L, 6-7 — 3 4.0 1 1 1 1 0 1
9/4vsSTL FEDDE — L, 8-11 5.0 4 4 4 2 7 1 4 91 9/4vsSTL L, 8-11 L 5 4.0 6 7 7 3 5 4
9/3vsSTL SCHERZER — W, 4-3 7.0 4 3 3 1 11 1 1 104 9/3vsSTL W, 4-3 W 3 2.0 1 0 0 2 3 0
TEAM PITCHING STATS
Starters Team Rec G SV SVO Hld ERA CG INN H R ER HR BB IBB HB SO SO/9 AVG
74-73 147 0 0 0 4.03 2 843.1 777 400 378 106 265 16 41 835 8.9 .244
Ind Rec #PIT #P/IP RSA RS SHO WP BK SH SF 2B 3B SB CS GIDP SO/BB
50-49 13906 16.5 4.99 468 1 21 4 19 24 167 13 36 26 62 3.15
BFP AB QS 2B 3B PCS PKO IR ISC IRS% GB FB GB% H/9 HR/9 BB/9 BABIP OPS
3527 3178 69 167 13 4 5 0 0 - 997 798 42.5 8.29 1.13 2.83 0.297 .714

Relievers Team Rec G SV SVO Hld ERA CG INN H R ER HR BB IBB HB SO SO/9 AVG
72-73 145 38 51 74 3.9 0 470.2 426 211 204 73 161 19 29 446 8.5 .240
Ind Rec #PIT #P/IP RSA RS SHO WP BK SH SF 2B 3B SB CS GIDP SO/BB
24-24 7474 15.9 4.19 219 - 16 1 6 11 81 9 35 17 31 2.77
BFP AB QS 2B 3B PCS PKO IR ISC IRS% GB FB GB% H/9 HR/9 BB/9 BABIP OPS
1983 1775 0 81 9 7 9 201 47 23.4 551 479 41.5 8.15 1.4 3.08 .279 .731

Team Totals Team Rec G SV SVO Hld ERA CG INN H R ER HR BB IBB HB SO SO/9 AVG
74-73 147 38 51 74 3.99 2 1314.0 1203 611 582 179 426 35 70 1281 8.8 .243
#PIT #P/IP RSA RS SHO WP BK SH SF 2B 3B SB CS GIDP SO/BB
21380 16.3 4.71 687 6 37 5 25 35 248 22 71 43 93 3.01
BFP AB QS 2B 3B PCS PKO IR ISC IRS% GB FB GB% H/9 HR/9 BB/9 BABIP OPS
5510 4953 69 248 22 11 14 201 47 23.4 1548 1277 42.2 8.24 1.23 2.92 .290 .720

REC. BY BATTING ORDER REC. BY POSITION


PLAYER Bat1 Bat2 Bat3 Bat4 Bat5 Bat6 Bat7 Bat8 Bat9 PLAYER C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF DH
Adams, Matt 4~1 18~5 9~10 6~4 0~2 Adams, Matt 26~18 8~4 3~0
Bautista, Rafael 0~1 Bautista, Rafael 0~1
Difo, Wilmer 2~2 21~23 12~12 15~8 Difo, Wilmer 39~36 10~6 1~3
Eaton, Adam 30~37 1~0 0~1 0~1 Eaton, Adam 3~6 28~30 0~3
Goodwin, Brian 1~1 0~1 1~1 1~3 Goodwin, Brian 2~2 1~2 0~2
Harper, Bryce 9~3 15~11 36~39 11~140~2 Harper, Bryce 25~28 46~40 0~1
Kendrick, Howie 3~6 1~0 3~2 12~8 0~2 Kendrick, Howie 17~15 2~3
Kieboom, Spencer 1~1 12~15 2~1 Kieboom, Spencer 15~17
Montero, Miguel 1~1 0~1 Montero, Miguel 1~2
Murphy, Daniel 0~2 5~11 6~13 7~5 Murphy, Daniel 2~8 15~21 1~2
Rendon, Anthony 9~12 31~27 19~22 Rendon, Anthony 59~61
Reynolds, Mark 5~5 6~3 6~10 1~2 Reynolds, Mark 15~16 3~3
Reynolds, Matt 1~0 Reynolds, Matt 1~0
Robles, Victor 0~1 1~0 1~0 Robles, Victor 1~0 1~1
Sanchez, Adrian 1~0 1~2 2~0 Sanchez, Adrian 3~1 1~2
Severino, Pedro 2~0 1~1 5~7 15~21 2~3 Severino, Pedro 25~31
Sierra, Moises 2~3 0~2 2~2 Sierra, Moises 4~6 0~1
Soto, Juan 1~0 9~12 2~5 2~6 28~25 5~1 1~1 Soto, Juan 48~50
Stevenson, Andrew 1~1 4~0 1~1 1~1 Stevenson, Andrew 6~2 1~1
Taylor, Michael A. 0~1 3~3 21~18 18~14 2~1 2~3 Taylor, Michael A. 46~40
Turner, Trea 33~30 34~29 1~2 4~7 1~2 Turner, Trea 73~70
Wieters, Matt 2~0 6~7 13~4 12~12 Wieters, Matt 33~23
Zimmerman, Ryan 2~1 0~1 16~17 2~4 11~7 0~1 Zimmerman, Ryan 31~31

PINCH HITTING CATCHERS DEFENSE


Player G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB IBB SO AVG OBP SLG CATCHER GS W-L CCS SBA CS% PB CATCHER ERA
Howie Kendrick 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .667 .500 Spencer Kieboom
Max Scherzer 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 2018 32 15-17 9 22 40.9% 2 3.89 (127 ER/293.2 IP)
Bryce Harper 4 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 2 .333 .500 .667 Career 32 15-17 9 22 40.9% 2 3.89 (127 ER/293.2 IP)
Juan Soto 3 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 .333 .333 1.333 Pedro Severino
Mark Reynolds 31 27 4 7 1 0 2 6 3 0 8 .259 .355 .519 2018 56 25-31 10 40 27.5% 4 3.77 (213 ER/509.0 IP)
Adam Eaton 13 12 2 3 0 0 0 2 1 0 4 .250 .308 .250 Career 70 32-38 15 52 30.8% 6 3.83 (281 ER/659.2 IP)
Victor Robles 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 Matt Wieters
Andrew Stevenson29 24 3 5 0 0 1 7 2 0 12 .208 .241 .333 2018 56 33-23 12 40 30.0% 2 4.00 (215 ER/484.1 IP)
Ryan Zimmerman 12 10 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .200 .333 .200 Career 956 495-461 180 608 29.6% 26 4.21 (3974 ER/8486.2 IP)
Michael A. Taylor 23 21 2 4 0 0 0 1 2 0 7 .190 .261 .190
Wilmer Difo 16 14 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 .143 .200 .143
Matt Reynolds 8 7 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .143 .250 .143
Adrian Sanchez 10 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .111 .111
Moises Sierra 13 11 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 6 .091 .231 .182
Rafael Bautista 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Spencer Kieboom 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000
Pedro Severino 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .500 .000
Trea Turner 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 .000 .667 .000
Matt Wieters 10 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 .000 .100 .000
CY YOUNG

THREE-TIME CY YOUNG AWARD WINNER MAX SCHERZER HAS PUT TOGETHER A 2018 SEASON WORTHY OF CONSIDERATION FOR
HIS FOURTH AWARD...FOUR-TIME CY YOUNG AWARD WINNERS INCLUDE ROGER CLEMENS (7), RANDY JOHNSON (5), STEVE CARL-
TON (4) AND GREG MADDUX (4).

THE FACTS
THE COMPETITION STATISTIC (NL RANK) SCHERZER deGROM NOLA
While Max Scherzer has put together one of the best seasons in the Nation- Wins 1st, 17 T27th, 8 2nd, 16
al League, he is joined by Jacob deGrom and Aaron Nola as candiates for the Strikeouts 1st, 271 2nd, 239 4th, 201
league’s top pitching honor. Strikeouts/9.0 1st, 12.03 3rd, 11.03 9th, 9.34
NAME W-L ERA INN BB SO SO/9 SO/BB WHIP AVG SO/BB 1st, 5.89 3rd, 5.43 6th, 3.94
Scherzer 17-6 2.31 202.2 46 271 12.03 5.89 0.88 .183 WHIP 1st, 0.88 2nd, 0.95 3rd, 0.97
deGrom 8-9 1.71 195.0 44 239 11.03 5.43 0.95 .202 opp. AVG 1st, .183 5th, .202 3rd, .199
Nola 16-5 2.42 193.2 51 201 9.34 3.94 0.97 .199 opp. OBP 1st, .241 2nd, .253 3rd, .258
Innings Pitched 1st, 202.2 2nd, 195.0 3rd, 193.2
“He’s the most detail-oriented guy I’ve ever been around. […] Max goes to a WAR (BBRef) 1st, 9.7 3rd, 8.7 2nd, 8.8
different level with everything: hitting, baserunning, pitching, all facets of the Win Prob. Added (BBRef) 1st, 5.3 2nd, 5.2 3rd, 4.7
game.” – Derek Lilliquist on Max Scherzer (ESPN.com) Baserunners/9.0 1st, 8.39 2nd, 8.82 3rd, 9.02
Hits/9.0 1st, 5.91 4th, 6.55 3rd, 6.37
“When you have the talent that he (Scherzer) does, that’s obviously good enough Quality Starts 1st, 26 2nd, 25 3rd, 23
to get people out. But when you combine it with the preparation, work ethic and ERA+ 2nd, 186 1st, 216 3rd, 173
competitiveness, that’s what makes him who he is. It makes him the best pitcher WAR (FanGraphs) 2nd, 6.6 1st, 7.7 4th, 5.3
in baseball.” – Ryan Zimmerman on Max Scherzer (ESPN.com) opp. AVG w/ RISP 2nd, .145 3rd, .148 1st, .130
Win Prob. Added (FanGraphs) 2nd, 5.56 1st, 5.76 3rd, 5.21
“He’s definitely a different breed, always has been,” Price says. “Just seeing the
ERA 3rd, 2.31 1st, 1.71 2nd, 2.29
way he goes about things. He’s a machine.” – David Price on Max Scherzer (ESPN.
opp. OPS 2nd, .564 1st, .538 3rd, .568
com)
opp. SLG 3rd, .323 1st, .286 2nd, .310

STRIKEOUTS GALORE KEEPING IT 1,000x2


For the seventh consecutive season Max Scherzer eclipsed 200 strikeouts and for Max Scherzer recorded his 1,000th strikeout with Washington on July 2 vs. BOS.,
the fifth straight year, he’s recorded at least 250 strikeouts: becoming the 11th pitcher in MLB history to collect at least 1,000 strikeouts with two
• His streak of seven 200+ strikeout seasons is tied for second in MLB history: different clubs...The list, according to Elias: Jim Bunning (DET/PHI), Roger Clemens
Player Seasons Years (BOS/NYY), Randy Johnson (ARI/SEA), Mark Langston (ANA/SEA), Greg Maddux (CHI/
Tom Seaver (NYM) 9 1968-1976 ATL), Mike Mussina (BAL/NYY), Nolan Ryan (CAL/HOU), CC Sabathia (CLE/NYY), Luis
Max Scherzer (DET/WSH) 7 2012-pres. Tiant (BOS/CLE) and Cy Young (BOS/CLE)
Roger Clemens (BOS) 7 1986-1992
HARDWARE
Walter Johnson (WSH) 7 1910-1916
Max Scherzer was named National League Pitcher of the Month in both April and
• His streak of five 250+ strikeout seasons ranks second in MLB history:
May joining Chris Sale as the only players to take home the award twice this season.
Player Seasons Years
• In April, he went 5-1 with a 1.62 ERA (7 ER/39.0 IP) and 57 strikeouts and just
Randy Johnson (SEA/HOU/ARI) 6 1997-2002
nine walks...In three starts from April 9-20, he allowed just seven hits in 71
Max Scherzer (DET/WSH) 5 2014-pres.
at-bats, yielding an opponent slash line of .099/.169/.183...He struck out 30
Ferguson Jenkins (CHI) 4 1968-1971
batters and issued just four walks during this stretch of games....On April 9
Pedro Martinez (MON/BOS) 4 1997-2000
against Atlanta, he tossed his ninth career complete game (fifth career shut-
NEXT MILESTONES out) to end Washington’s five-game losing streak
With 271 strikeouts in hand, Max Scherzer is heading towards more milestones: • In May, he went 4-0 with a 2.21 ERA (10 ER/40.2 IP) and 63 strikeouts against
• 284 — Career high and Nationals record (2005-pres.) set in 2016 just 10 walks...He led the NL in strikeouts (63) and SO/9.0 IP (13.9)...He also
• 300 — Would become the 17th pitcher since 1900 (35x) and the fifth pitcher ranked in the top three in the NL in opp. OBP (2nd, .238), WHIP (2nd, 0.89), SO/
since 2000 (6x) to record a 300+ strikeout season BB (3rd, 6.30), opp. AVG (3rd, .176), and H/9.0 IP (3rd, 5.75).
• 313 — Walter Johnson’s D.C. baseball record for single-season strikeouts
NOTES OF NOTE
set in 1910
Some of Max Scherzer’s other notable accomplishments this season include:
MOVIN’ ON UP • Recorded an MLB best nine-game winning streak from April 9 to June 5.
As the 2018 season progressed, so too did Max Scherzer’s place on both the all-time • In the month of April, he was called upon to help snap five-game (4/9 vs. ATL),
and active strikeout lists...He began the season 66th all-time and seventh among three-game (4/14 vs. COL) and four-game (4/25 at SFG) losing streaks...He
active pitchers with 2,149 strikeouts...As of Sept. 13, he ranks 44th all-time and earned the victory in each start, pitching to a 1.64 ERA (4 ER/22.0 IP) with 31
sixth among active pitchers with 2,420 strikeouts. strikeouts against just three walks.
• Did not earn the win, but struck out a season-high 15 batters on May 6 vs.
10 IS THE MAGIC NUMBER
Philadelphia...It was his fifth career 15+ strikeout game...He became the first
Max Scherzer’s penchant for 10+ strikeout games is on display yet again in 2018...
pitcher in Major League history (since 1913) to strike out at least 15 batters in
He has recorded 16 games of at least 10 strikeouts in 2018, the most in Major League
no more than 6.1 IP according to Baseball-Reference.com.
Baseball and the most over any National League pitcher by seven games (Jacob
• He tossed 20.0 consecutive scoreless innings from Aug. 7 to Aug. 23...It is the
deGrom, 9).
longest streak by a Nationals pitcher in 2018.
ROOKIE OF THE
YEAR

WHEN HOWIE KENDRICK WENT DOWN WITH AN ACHILLIES INJURY ON MAY 19, NATIONALS PRESIDENT OF BASEBALL OPERATIONS
AND GENERAL MANAGER MIKE RIZZO MADE THE CALL TO BRING THE 19-YEAR OLD JUAN SOTO TO THE MAJOR LEAGUES...SINCE
THAT DAY - AND PRIOR - SOTO HAS PUT TOGETHER ONE OF THE BEST SEASONS BY A TEENAGER IN MAJOR LEAGUE HISTORY.

THE FACTS
THE COMPETITION STATISTIC (NL ROOKIE RANK) SOTO ACUÑA JR.
While Juan Soto has put together one of the best seasons in the National League, Batting Average (min. 400 PA) 1st, .304 2nd, .290
he faces stiff competition in Ronald Acuña Jr. in the quest for the National League On-Base Percentage (min. 400 PA) 1st, .417 2nd, .368
Rookie of the Year. OPS (min. 400 PA) 1st, .946 2nd, .943
NAME G AB R HR RBI XBH BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS RBI 1st, 61 3rd, 53
Soto 101 359 68 19 61 42 70 90 .304 .417 .529 .946 Walks 1st, 70 4th, 42
Acuña Jr. 95 369 68 25 53 52 42 104 .290 .368 .575 .943 BB% 1st, 16.3% 4th, 10.0%
wOBA 1st, .402 2nd, .396
“I watched this guy, and his ability to hit the ball all over the field is impressive. wRC+ 1st, 152 2nd, 149
I’ve seen him hit balls to the left side of the field like right-handed hitters. I was Win Prob. Added (FanGraphs) 1st, 3.00 6th, 1.32
just amazed how mature he was in the batter’s box.” – Davey Martinez on Juan WAR (FanGraphs) 2nd, 3.5 1st, 3.8
Soto (Washington Post) Slugging Percentage (min. 400 PA) 2nd, .529 1st, .575
Win Prob. Added (Baseball Reference) 2nd, 3.180 5th, 1.600
“I’ve been doing this a long time. Hall of Famers, MVPs -- he’s as gifted as any of Home Runs 3rd, 19 1st, 25
them. And that’s as high a compliment as I can give somebody. I really think he’s Runs T2nd, 68 T2nd, 68
that special.” – Kevin Long on Juan Soto (MLB.com) WAR (Baseball Reference) 4th, 2.7 1st, 4.3
K% 7th, 20.9% 12th, 24.9%

BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE HISTORY IN THE MAKING - HOMERS AND RBI (AND WALKS)
Not only does Juan Soto rank among the top National League rookies, but since May Juan Soto’s 19 home runs and 61 RBI rank among the most recorded by a teenager
15 (the first game in his game log, due to the suspended game vs. NYY), Juan Soto in a single season in Major League History...His 70 walks are already the most by a
ranks among all National League hitters in: teenager in a season...As for homers and RBI...
• On-Base Percentage (3rd, .417) • Walks (5th, 70) HOME RUNS IN A SEASON RBI IN A SEASON
• Runs (T5th, 68) • OPS (5th, .946) Rk. Player HR Rk. Player RBI
• Batting Average (10th, .304) • Slugging Percentage (10th, .529) 1. Tony Conigliaro (1964) 24 1. Phil Cavarretta (1935) 82
2. Bryce Harper (2012) 22 5. Mickey Mantle (1951) 65
TOP OF THE CHARTS
T3. Mel Ott (1928) 19 6. Jimmy Sheckard (1898) 64
Moreover, among all National Leaguers in 2018 (min. 400 PA), Juan Soto ranks in:
T3. Juan Soto (2018) 19 T7. Ken Griffey Jr. (1989) 61
• On-Base Percentage (2nd, .417) • OPS (3rd, .954)
T7. Juan Soto (2018) 61
• Batting Average (7th, .304) • Slugging Percentage (11th, .529)
HISTORY IN THE MAKING - AVERAGE, ON-BASE, SLUGGING, OPS
.300/.400/.500
Juan Soto is attempting to join some lists only occupied by a handful of teenagers:
Juan Soto enters play on Thursday, Sept. 13 with a .304 batting average, .417 on-
.300 AVG BY TEENS .400 OBP BY TEENS
base percentage and a .529 slugging percentage...If he can hold these current levels
*Since 1900, only two teenagers have *Since 1900, no teens have an OBP >
through approximately 480 plate appearances (estimate), he will become just the
hit .300 in a season (min. 400 PA) .400 (min. 400 PA)
14th rookie in Major League history to put together a .300/.400/.500 slash line.
*Juan Soto: .304 in 430 PA *Juan Soto: .417 OBP in 430 PA
Year Player Age AVG OBP SLG
Rk. Player AVG Rk. Player OBP
2001 Albert Pujols (ROY-1st) 21 .329 .403 .610
1. Mel Ott (1928) .322 1. Mel Ott (1928) .397
1977 Mitchell Page (ROY-2nd) 25 .307 .405 .521
2. Edgar Renteria (1996) .309 2. Edgar Renteria (1996) .358
1975 Fred Lynn (ROY-1st) 23 .331 .401 .566
1951 Minnie Minoso (ROY-2nd) 25 .326 .422 .500
.500 SLG BY TEENS .900 OPS BY TEENS
1939 Ted Williams 20 .327 .436 .609
*Since 1900, only two teens have a *Since 1900, only Mel Ott (.921 in
1939 Charlie Keller 22 .334 .447 .500
SLG > .500 (min. 400 PA) in a season 1928), has posted an OPS > .900
1926 Paul Waner 23 .336 .413 .528
*Juan Soto: .529 SLG in 430 PA (min. 400 PA) as a teen.
1924 Kiki Cuyler 25 .354 .402 .539
Rk. Player AVG *Juan Soto: .946 OPS in 430 PA
1914 Benny Kauff 24 .370 .447 .534
1. Tony Conigliaro (1964) .530
1911 Shoeless Joe Jackson 23 .408 .468 .590
2. Mel Ott (1928) .524
1899 Jimmy Williams 22 .354 .416 .530
1896 Tom McCreery 21 .351 .409 .546 HISTORY IN THE MAKING - ADVANCED
1894 Jimmy Bannon 23 .336 .414 .514 According to FanGraphs.com’s offensive metric Weighted Runs Created Plus (wRC+),
*List courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com (and idea courtesy of Mark Zuckerman - MASNSports.com) Juan Soto is in the process of putting together the most productive offensive season
by a teenager in Major League history...At 152 wRC+, he ranks first ahead of Bryce
ELECTRIC DEBUT
Harper (121 in 2012), among others.
On May 21 vs. San Diego, Soto made his first MLB start...In his first at bat of the
• Also according to FanGraphs.com, his Win Probability added of 3.00 is the best
game, he clubbed the first pitch he saw into San Diego’s bullpen, becoming the first
mark among teenagers in Major League history.
teenager to homer in a MLB game since Bryce Harper (9/30/12 at STL)...Soto (19
years, 208 days) became the youngest player to homer in a game since Jurickson
Profar (19 years, 195 days) on Sept. 2, 2012 at Cleveland.