Nationals Game Notes — May 13 at Arizona Diamondbacks

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Game #39: Washington Nationals (20-18) at Arizona Diamondbacks (15-26) | 6:40 p.m. PT; 9:40 p.m. ET | Chase Field
Pitching Match-Ups: RHP Stephen Strasburg (3-2, 3.42 ERA) vs. RHP Bronson Arroyo (3-2, 4.89 ERA)
In four career starts against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Washington Nationals‘ right-hander Stephen Strasburg has dominated Arizona, going 2-0 with a 2.16 ERA. He twice dueled Patrick Corbin in 2013 and posted identical lines in both starts: 7 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 2 BB, 4 K.
Radio: 106.7 FM / 1500 AM, also on nationals.com (for subscribers to MLB.tv)
TV: The game will be televised on MASN2
Live Statsnationals.com

Of note:

According to the Elias Sports Bureau, Kevin Frandsen’s pinch-hit, go-ahead home run in the ninth inning on Monday night was the fourth of it’s kind (ninth inning or later) in Nationals history (2005-present). The Nationals have never hit a pinch-hit walk-off home run, but here’s a look at their pinch-hit go-ahead home runs in the ninth inning and beyond:

April 10, 2006 at HOU ……………..Daryle Ward ……………………. 10th inning / Solo
Sept. 6, 2008 at ATL …………….Ryan Langerhans ……………….. 10th inning / Solo
May 17, 2013 at SDP …………………. Chad Tracy …………………….. 10th inning / Solo
May 12, 2014 at ARI ……………… Kevin Frandsen ………………….. 9th inning / Solo

Here are tonight’s game notes, courtesy of the Washington Nationals PR department. Enjoy!


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