Washington Nationals beat St. Louis Cardinals in 10-0 blowout

Decrease Increase Text size

WASHINGTON (AP) — Livan Hernandez pitched a three-hitter, Michael Morse homered twice and doubled, and the Washington Nationals routed the St. Louis Cardinals 10-0 Wednesday night for their fifth straight win.

Livan Hernandez tossed a 3-hitter in the Nationals win. (Photo: Associated Press)

Albert Pujols made two errors at third base, leading to a pair of unearned runs, as the Cardinals lost their season-worst fifth in a row.

Jayson Werth and Danny Espinosa also homered. Morse drove in three runs and now has 11 homers in his last 36 games.

Hernandez (4-8) struck out six and walked none in his ninth career shutout.

Would you like to contribute to this story? Join the discussion.

Recommended For You
comments powered by Disqus