You can’t go wrong with Church on Easter Sunday:
Ryan Church hit a pair of two-run homers, including a tiebreaking drive in a three-run ninth inning Sunday that led the Washington Nationals over the Florida Marlins 7-5.
In other sports news on the day celebrating Christ’s resurrection:
MATTHEW Brian Meadows (Tampa Bay Devil Rays, MLB) picked up his first victory of the season in Tampa’s 9-5 triumph over the Kansas City Royals.
MARK Bell (Chicago Blackhawks, NHL) scored a goal in his team’s 4-3 win over Columbus.
LUKE Ridnour (Seattle Super Sonics, NBA) scored 17 points in helping his club to a 114-98 win over the L.A. Clippers.
JOHN Lackey (L.A. Angels, MLB) pitched eight strong innings in the Angels’ 9-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles.