Zimmerman hits slam in 9th; Nats beat Phillies 8-4

Philadelphia Phillies' Ryan Howard prepares to bat just before a rain delay in the first inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park in Washington, on Friday, Aug. 19, 2011. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

August 19, 2011 10:03:46 PM PDT
Ryan Zimmerman hit a grand slam on a full count with two outs in the bottom of the ninth Friday night, capping a six-run inning and lifting the Washington Nationals to an improbable 8-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.