Span scores in 13th, Nationals beat Cubs 5-4 after Strasburg blows lead in 9th

  • by: ANDREW SELIGMAN , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 22, 2013 - 7:50 PM

CHICAGO — Denard Span scored the go-ahead run on pinch-hitter Chad Tracy's grounder in the 13th inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Thursday after Stephen Strasburg blew a three-run lead in the ninth.

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