Wilson Ramos' three RBIs lead Nationals 6-1 over Diamondbacks

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Arizona Diamondbacks' Justin Upton (10) is forced out as he up-ends Washington Nationals' Danny Espinosa during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, June 2, 2011, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York) By Matt York Arizona Diamondbacks' Justin Upton (10) is forced out as he up-ends Washington Nationals' Danny Espinosa during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, June 2, 2011, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York) By Matt York

PHOENIX (AP) -- Jordan Zimmermann pitched seven impressive innings and Wilson Ramos drove in three runs, lifting the Washington Nationals to a 6-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks Thursday night.

Washington roughed up Arizona starter Zach Duke (1-1) in the first inning and had 13 hits to open an 11-game road trip with its first win in six tries away from Nationals Park.

Michael Morse had four hits and drove in two, Zimmermann (3-6) won for the first time in five starts and Drew Storen got four outs for his 11th save in 12 chances.

Arizona rallied from a four-run deficit and beat Florida on a game-ending hit Wednesday night, but didn't get many chances against Zimmermann and went hitless in eight at-bats with runners in scoring position.