(Photo of TV/MASN by Nationals Enquirer Staff. Mike Morse stands on second base following his 6th inning, pinch hit, 2 run double which broke a 2-2 tie and proved to be the game winner.)
"I was a Marlins fan. Oh, yeah. When we could, we'd come to Marlins games when I was a kid. And like what I said with my family here, it felt good to play in front of friends and family."
(Mike Morse, via Washington Post, 9/12/2009)
Nats 5, Marlins 3: Ex-Marlins fan Mike Morse and dozens* of current Marlins Fans were on hand at Land Shark Stadium for this one.
"I'll say 4,200, because a lot of people came just to see me."
(Mike Morse, via AP/ESPN dot com, 9/11/2009)
Another good start by J.D. Martin. Another big save by Mike MacDougal, with an assist from Bergmann and Clippard. Zim, Dunn, go deep.
Ian Desmond rides the pine; Cristian Guzman sulks through an 0-5 night.
(*Announced crowd of 15,247.)