Final in 14

Series: Game 1 of 3

Washington leads 1-0 (as of 6/24)

Game 1: Friday, June 24
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Game 2: Saturday, June 25
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Game 3: Sunday, June 26
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Nationals 9

(39-37, 17-24 away)

White Sox 5

(37-40, 18-19 home)

    8:10 PM ET, June 24, 2011

    U.S. Cellular Field, Chicago, Illinois 

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    W: C. Balester (1-0)

    L: M. Thornton (0-4)

    Game Notes

    NATIONALS MANAGER JOHN MCLAREN AND LEFTFIELDER JERRY HAIRSTON JR. WERE EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE JEFF NELSON FOR ARGUING A REVERSED CALL AT FIRST BASE.
    WHITE SOX OUTFIELDER CARLOS QUENTIN WAS SCRATCHED FROM THE STARTING LINEUP DUE TO PERSONAL REASONS.

    Game Information

    StadiumU.S. Cellular Field, Chicago, IL
    Attendance23,856 (58.7% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time4:58
    Weather66 degrees, cloudy
    Wind5 mph
    UmpiresHome Plate - Jeff Nelson, First Base - Mike Estabrook, Second Base - Marty Foster, Third Base - Bill Welke