WASHINGTON (AP) -- Ryan Zimmerman finished a double short of the
cycle, and Ronnie Belliard's tiebreaking single in the eighth
inning helped Washington rally from a six-run deficit and beat the
Florida Marlins 12-8 on Thursday.
Washington rallied from an early 6-0 hole to complete the series
sweep and win their season-best fifth straight game. The Nationals
broke an 8-all tie with four runs in the eighth.
They also scored six runs in the eighth inning for a 6-4 victory
Jorge Sosa (1-0) got out of an eighth-inning jam and pitched the
ninth to get the win.