Washington Nationals vs. San Francisco Giants: Bryce Harper scores both Nats runs in 2-1 win in 10 inningsComment
Ian Desmond singled in Bryce Harper in the 10th inning, and the Nationals beat the Giants 2-1 on Wednesday to avoid a three-game series sweep. Harper hit a solo homer in the sixth inning.
Gio Gonzalez (12-3) won his fourth straight start to move into a tie with R.A. Dickey of the New York Mets for the major league lead in wins. He matched Livan Hernandez for most wins by a Nationals pitcher before the All-Star break.
Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond has been scratched from the All-Star game because of an abdominal injury.