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Associated Press Washington closer Rafael Soriano, right, celebrates the 5-4 win over the Minnesota Twins with catcher Jhonatan Solano in Game 2 of a doubleheader Sunday in Washington.

Nationals sweep Twins in doubleheader

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Ian Desmond doubled home the go-ahead run in the seventh inning and the Washington Nationals made manager Davey Johnson’s “fun day” even better Sunday with a 5-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins to complete a sweep of a day-night doubleheader.

Desmond’s drive to left-center completed a comeback from a three-run deficit — making it the Nationals’ biggest come-from-behind victory of the season — and pulled Washington back to .500 after a 3-2 homestand.

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