Atl 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Was 1 1 0 1 3 0 0 2 2 8
Date of game: 3/8/2014

Recap: Washington vs. Atlanta

Viera, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Ryan Zimmerman slugged a two-run homer and Adam LaRoche added a solo shot as Washington subdued Atlanta, 8-2, in Grapefruit League action.

Denard Span added two hits, a run scored and an RBI, Danny Espinosa scored twice and Bryce Harper drove in one for the Nationals.

Taylor Jordan won thanks to limiting Atlanta to a run on three hits over three relief innings. Starter Ross Detwiler worked the first two and yielded a run on six hits.

Evan Gattis and Jose Yepez drove in a run each for the Braves. Juan Jaime took the loss, charged with the unearned go-ahead run in the fourth inning.

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