Gio Gonzalez allowed two hits in six scoreless innings, Howie Kendrick hit two solo residence runs and the Washington Nationals snapped the Los Angeles Angels’ profitable streak at six with a three-1 victory Tuesday night time.
Gonzalez (eleven-5) struck out 4 and issued three walks in decreasing his house ERA to 1.seventy nine, now the perfect in baseball. The left-hander, who was three outs from a no-hitter July 31 at Miami, allowed his first hit two hits into the fifth towards the Angels.
Los Angeles, which had climbed into an AL wild-card spot throughout its streak, misplaced for the primary time since Aug. 7. Tyler Skaggs (1-three) allowed the 2 residence runs to Kendrick and 5 different hits whereas putting out six in 5 innings.
Kendrick has homered in three of his previous 4 at-bats after hitting a stroll-off grand slam within the eleventh inning Sunday night time towards San Francisco.