Ramos Homers, Lifts Nationals Over the Brewers

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Ramos Homers, Lifts Nationals Over the Brewers

July 4, 2013 Updated Jul 4, 2013 at 4:02 PM CDT

Washington, D.C. (NNCNOW.com) --- Wilson Ramos hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift the Nationals over the Brewers, 8-5 on the Fourth of July.

Carlos Gomez had tied the game up at five in the top of the seventh with his two-run homer until Ramos put Washington ahead for good.

Yuniesky Betancourt added a homer for the Brewers while Jonathan Lucroy and Juan Francisco both added an RBI.

Donovan Hand pitched five innings for Milwaukee, giving up six hits and three earned runs.

Milwaukee (34-50) returns home on Friday to host the New York Mets at 7:10 p.m.

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