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Cain blanks Nats
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Giants 1, Nationals 0
Dave Roberts provides the only run in his second game off the DL. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
Matt Cain tossed a four-hit shutout as the Giants completed a three-game series sweep of the Nats, as well as a sweep of all seven meetings this season. Dave Roberts, just off the disabled list, delivered an RBI single in the eighth inning.
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Series at a glance:
WSH
Washington (38-64)
Lost 3
San Francisco 1, Washington 0   SF
San Francisco (43-58)
Won 3
July 24, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Washington
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 4 0
San Francisco
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 X   1 7 0
Standings thru 7/24/08  |  Recap: WSH | SF  |  Gameday  |  Nationals stats  |  Giants stats
WashingtonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Harris, CF4010001.257
Guzman, SS4010001.305
Zimmerman, 3B4010002.266
Kearns, RF4000013.216
Estrada, C3000010.170
Lo Duca, 1B3000000.242
Lopez, 2B3000010.240
Langerhans, LF3000000.269
Redding, P2010000.188
  a-Flores, PH1000010.285
Totals31040047 

a-Struck out for Redding in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Zimmerman (12, Cain), Guzman (27, Cain).
TB: Harris; Guzman 2; Zimmerman 2; Redding.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kearns 3.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
DP: (Redding-Guzman-Lo Duca).

 
San FranciscoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Roberts, LF4021011.182
Castillo, 2B4010011.260
Winn, RF3000023.277
Rowand, CF3020011.292
Bowker, 1B3000002.264
Aurilia, 3B3000001.272
Burriss, SS3000001.283
Holm, C3020000.233
  1-Velez, PR0100000.208
  Molina, C0000000.288
Cain, P1000000.158
Totals271710510 


1-Ran for Holm in the 8th.

BATTING
TB: Roberts 2; Castillo; Rowand 2; Holm 2.
RBI: Roberts (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Winn; Burriss.
S: Cain 2.
GIDP: Bowker.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Rowand (2, 2nd base off Redding/Estrada).
CS: Roberts (2, 2nd base by Redding/Estrada).

 
WashingtonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Redding (L, 7-5)8.07110503.98
 
San FranciscoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Cain (W, 6-8)9.04000403.82

Pitches-strikes: Redding 97-66, Cain 113-81.
Ground outs-fly outs: Redding 12-6, Cain 11-12.
Batters faced: Redding 29, Cain 31.
Umpires: HP: Angel Campos. 1B: Bill Miller. 2B: Jerry Meals. 3B: Gary Darling.
Weather: 70 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 11 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:00.
Att: 36,963.
July 24, 2008

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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