In the eighth, with the Nationals trailing the Padres by one, Alcides Escobar hit a two-run homer to right center to give Washington a short-lived lead, then in the ninth, Escobar singled in the winning run as the Nationals snapped a six-game losing streak and defeated San Diego 8-7.
On the GridCard, two players stayed hot. Jodyann (35) was King of the Mountain for the third time in the past seven games. and MW (34) won another ProGrid Tour--just edging out AK on the strength of Escobar's heroics. Only three other players posted Qualifying Scores: Ricco1947 (31), keyz (31), and Barry (29).