Washington, DC (Sports Network) - Bryce Harper hit a two-run homer and scored
two runs as the Washington Nationals downed the slumping Cincinnati Reds, 6-3,
Denard Span collected two hits and drove in one run and Ian Desmond had an RBI
single and scored a run for the Nationals, winners of three straight.
Starter Dan Haren (2-3) allowed two runs on six hits and struck out five over
six innings in the victory.
Shin-Soo Choo hit a solo home run, while Brandon Phillips went 3-for-4 with an
RBI for the Reds, who have dropped three straight and four of five. Starter
Mike Leake (1-1) lasted just three innings and gave up four runs -- three
earned -- on six hits and walked three in the setback.
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