(Ian Desmond snuffed out a potential rally in the 7th with some boneheaded baserunning. He later missed a game tying HR in the 9th by thismuch. AP Photo.)
"5 innings for Marquis? I still want my money back."
(Ted Lerner, via Nationals Enquirer, 8/14/2010)
Phillies 1, Nationals 0: The truck carrying Jason Marquis' career to the glue factory takes a detour in downtown Philly.
Opportunity knocks against Roy Halladay, but Nats go 0-10 with RISP.
Marquis Marathon: The $15 Million Man lasts 5 innings! 5.0 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 4 BB, 1 K. 94 pitches.
Jordan Zimmermann threw 5 shutout innings for Syracuse. Logjam? What logjam?
Baseball Jesus in Philly tonight...should be fun.