The Nationals have hit back-to-back homers six times this season. ... Bill Ladson is a reporter for MLB.com and writes an MLBlog, All Nats All the time. It marked the sixth time the Nationals hit back-to-back home runs this year. Anthony Rendon and Wilson Ramos hit back-to-back shots off Lee to start the fifth and Ryan Zimmerman and Jayson Werth did it to open the sixth. With runners on first and third, one out and left-hander Jake Diekman on the mound, Denard Span hit a slow roller to Diekman, who fielded the ball and threw the ball over Ruf's head, scoring Rendon.