The Washington Nationals are 0-1-1 in their first two spring training games. They tied in 10 innings today with Miami, 2-2. Drew Storen blew a save and allowed 2 hits and 1 run in 1 inning of work, to blow the 2-1 Nats lead in the ninth inning. Both of Washington's 2 RBI today came from a 2 run home run by the 6th overall draft pick of the 2011 MLB Draft, Anthony Rendon. Jordan Zimmermann made his Grapefruit start, tossing 3 innings and allowing 2 hits and 1 run. Bryce Harper was a perfect 2 for 2 at the plate today.
Here are the early stats through 2 games for your starters.
OF Denard Span: 1 for 4 (.250)
OF Bryce Harper: 3 for 5 (.600)
SS Ian Desmond: 1 for 3 (.333) with a run scored
2B Danny Espinosa: 0-1 (.000)
C Kurt Suzuki: 1-1 (1.000)
The Nats face the Mets again tomorrow evening at 6:10PM.