Washington, DC (Sports Network) - Adam LaRoche and Ryan Zimmerman each
recorded multiple hits and drove in a run as the Washington Nationals
completed a two-game interleague sweep with a 5-4 victory over Detroit on
Bryce Harper and Ian Desmond also supplied an RBI apiece for the Nationals,
who have won four straight and six of seven. Starter Dan Haren (4-3) allowed
four runs on nine hits and struck out three over six innings.
Matt Tuiasosopo hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning for Detroit, which
saw starter Doug Fister (4-1) pick up his first loss of the season. The right-
hander drove in the Tigers' other run with an RBI single, but lasted just
three frames and allowed eight hits and five runs -- four earned -- while
striking out four in defeat.
Detroit dropped both games of this series following a four-game sweep of
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