JUPITER, Fla. – Nate McLouth hit an RBI double in the first inning and his second spring-training home run in the sixth, helping the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 4-1 Monday.
In a game played in constant drizzle, Nationals starter Taylor Jordan allowed one run and five hits in 5 2-3 innings.
Miami starter Tom Koehler gave up two runs and give hits in six innings.
Washington swept its four spring-training games against the Marlins.
Giancarlo Stanton had an RBI double for Miami.