Washington Nationals (82-67)

Sun. 9/15 Mon. 9/16 Tue. 9/17 Wed. 9/18 Fri. 9/20
vs. Atl 
W 7-0
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@ StL 
L 2-4
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@ StL 
W 6-2
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@ StL 
10:15 AM PT11:15 AM MT12:15 PM CT1:15 PM ET13:15 ET17:15 GMT1:15 10:15 AM MST12:15 PM EST11:15 AM CST12:45 PM VEN21:15 UAE12:15 PM CT
@ Mia 
4:10 PM PT5:10 PM MT6:10 PM CT7:10 PM ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 PM MST6:10 PM EST5:10 PM CST6:40 PM VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 PM CT

Scherzer faces Wainwright in weighty Nats-Cards matchup

St. Louis right-hander Adam Wainwright will look to continue his strong run when the Cardinals host the Washington Nationals in the finale of a three-game series on Wednesday.

The Nationals (83-67) evened the series with a 6-2 win on Tuesday night. Washington has a 1 1/2 game over the Chicago Cubs and Milwaukee in the National League wild card race.

St. Louis (84-67) holds a two-game lead over the Cubs and Brewers in the NL Central.

AVG: A. Rendon.332
HR: A. Rendon34
RBI: A. Rendon119
SB: T. Turner33
W: S. Strasburg17
ERA: M. Scherzer2.65
Saves: S. Doolittle28
K: S. Strasburg235
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .263 (7)
Runs: 799 (8)
Hits: 1345 (9)
Home Runs: 215 (14)
Stolen Bases: 107 (5)
OBP: .339 (4)
SLG: .454 (9)
Total Bases: 2320 (9)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 4.34 (13)
Runs Allowed: 682 (9)
Saves: 35 (19)
Strikeouts: 1398 (9)
OpBA: .247 (9)
OBP: .318 (12)
SLG: .414 (8)
Run Support: 5.40 (6)
Date Player Transactions
9/8 T. Barrera Purchased From Minors
9/8 S. Kieboom Called Up from Minors
9/8 S. Kieboom Placed on 60-Day IL (Right elbow inflammation)
9/4 A. Barrett Purchased From Minors
9/4 A. Williams Transferred to 60-Day IL (Sprained AC joint, right shoulder)
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Date Player Status
9/8 S. Kieboom Right elbow inflammation (on 60-day IL)
9/6 J. Ross Right forearm discomfort (day-to-day)
9/6 A. Sanchez Stomach virus (day-to-day)
8/18 S. Doolittle Right knee tendinitis (10-day IL)
8/12 J. Soto Sprained right ankle (day-to-day)
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