Schwarber’s 12th homer in 10 games helps Nats over .500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Kyle Schwarber led off the first inning with his 12th home run in 10 games, and the Washington Nationals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 to move above .500 for the first time since the opening week of the season. Schwarber tied Albert Belle in 1995 for the most home runs over a 10-game span since at least 1901. He has 16 home runs in 18 games since being moved into the leadoff spot in the Nationals’ batting order on June 8. The 28-year-old Schwarber is batting .253 with 25 homers and 53 RBIs.