Found May 02, 2013 on Nationals Enquirer:
Nationals 2, Braves 0: Ho hum, just another gem by Jordan Zimmermann last night (8.0 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 8 K, 107 pitches, 72 strikes). ...and just enough offense courtesy of first-time cleanup hitter Ian Desmond (video of Desmond's 2-run shot here). (Screencap via MASN/MLB.com) Befriend Nats Enquirer on Facebook. Follow on Twitter. Related articles Video: Jordan Zimmermann's complete game gem Video: Jordan Zimmermann avoids Gatorade bath, Julie Alexandria doesn't - again Jordan Zimmermann smiles, possibly tells joke, during postgame interview Jordan Zimmermann earns first win of 2013 on Jordan Zimmermann Bobblehead Night in Harrisburg Vegas sportsbook installs Stephen Strasburg as favorite to win 2013 NL Cy Young
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