Philadelphia — Trea Turner singled in the first inning and scored on Josh Bell’s three-point home run, which kept the Washington Nationals in the lead, but due to a positive COVID-19 test, their shortstop was subsequently eliminated and never played Defend in 6 innings-4 win Philadelphia Phillies Tuesday night.
Juan Soto hit another three-run homer for the Nationals in the second quarter.
After Turner hit a blow, he was third in Soto’s singles before Bale hit his 16th home run. Turner then returned to the air-raid shelter and walked directly along the tunnel towards the clubhouse, never playing at the bottom of the game.
“I found out immediately after he scored,” the manager Dave Martinez Say. “I have to pull he Just out of the game. heMust be quarantined immediately. Now he will be tested, and then we will see what happens. “
Josh Harrison doubled and hit two hits for the Nationals. The Nationals ended a five-game losing streak, but still only won twice in the past 15 games.
Although Turner will miss time because of the Major League Baseball COVID-19 deal, the Nationals will not have right-hander Stephen Strasbourg for the rest of the season. Martinez It was stated before the game that the pitcher will undergo neck surgery at the end of the season on Wednesday.
“Through all the things we have experienced, I am proud of these people,” Martinez Say. “They don’t give up.”
“It was a difficult night for us,” Harper said, “but I think we tried our best throughout the game and never gave up.”
Philadelphia Left-hander Matt Moore (0-3) allowed six runs on these two Nats homers, throwing six innings at the same time.
Harper hit his 16th home run in the fifth inning when he went 1-1 from Erick Fedde to the left center. Victor Robles jumped up, but he couldn’t reach, he jumped from the wall to the center. Soto came from the right court to catch the ball, but his pitch didn’t have a chance to get Harper, and he didn’t even need to slip into the home.
Harper said he might have hit a home run in the park when he was a minor league player, but he couldn’t remember the exact time.
“It’s very cool to hit one in there,” he said. “I’m very happy, very excited in that situation.”
McCutcheon hit a three-point home run that ended the game in Monday’s series opener, followed by a solo shot.
Feder was hit after giving up a single to Rhys Hoskins and allowed 4 of 8 hits in 4 strikeouts and 4 2/3 innings walk. Wander Suero (2-2), the second of the four rescuers, retired all five batsmen he faced without scoring in 4 1/3 innings.
Bradhand, who made two consecutive saves, completed his 21st save.
The three-time All-Star felt unwell after 27 bullpen games last week and met with experts on Monday. Strasbourg (1 win, 2 losses, 4.57 SR in five games this season) was diagnosed with neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome. Martinez Said that the operation will be done by Dr. Greg Pearl of Dallas on Wednesday. The 2019 World Series MVP is expected to start spring training next year.
Phillies: Seranthony Dominguez threw a simulation game. The right-hand rescuer underwent Tommy John surgery in July last year and has not pitched since 2019.He hopes to start the rehabilitation mission next week and return Philadelphia At the end of August or early September. … RHP JD Hammer recovered from COVID-19 IL.
LHP Patrick Corbin (6-9, 5.71 ERA) for the National Team against Philadelphia All-Star RHP Zach Wheeler (8-5, 2.37).
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