Phillies get past Nationals 5-4

May 29, 2009 7:18:26 PM PDT
Shane Victorino had four hits and the Philadelphia Phillies tied a season high with 16 hits in their 5-4 victory over the Washington Nationals on Friday night. It was the second straight win for Philadelphia, 8-2 against the Nationals this season. Washington has lost four straight to drop to 13-34.

Jimmy Rollins had two hits and two RBIs, Raul Ibanez, Jayson Werth, Pedro Feliz and Carlos Ruiz also each had two hits, and every Philadelphia position starter had at least one. The Phillies stranded 13 runners.

J.A. Happ (3-0), making his second start of the season and seventh of his career, went 5 1-3 innings and allowed three runs on three hits while matching his career high with five strikeouts. Brad Lidge pitched a scoreless ninth for his 10th save.

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