Franco has 4 hits, drives in 5 as Nats trounce Braves 11-2


              Atlanta Braves outfielder Adam Duvall watches from the dugout during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker looks on from the dugout during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Washington Nationals' Maikel Franco, right, is greeted in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run in the third inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Washington Nationals' Maikel Franco celebrates in the dugout after hitting a three-run double in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Washington Nationals relief pitcher Victor Arano (64) works the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Washington Nationals designated hitter Nelson Cruz (23) dives back to first base to avoid being tagged out by Atlanta Braves first baseman Matt Olson (28) after hitting a single in the third inning of a baseball game Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Washington Nationals starting pitch Josh Rogers works in the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Huascar Ynoa (19) delivers to a Washington Nationals batter in the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Washington Nationals catcher Keibert Ruiz (20) catches a foul ball from Atlanta Braves' Adam Duvall in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Atlanta Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson (7) is unable to turn a double play after forcing out Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) at second base on a Nelson Cruz ground ball in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Washington Nationals' Yadiel Hernandez (29) beats the tag from Atlanta Braves catcher Manny Pina (9) to score on a Lane Thomas two-run double in the third inning of a baseball game Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Washington Nationals starting pitch Josh Rogers works in the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Washington Nationals starting pitcher Josh Rogers leaves the mound after being relieved in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Washington Nationals' Lane Thomas (28) follows through on a two-run double as Atlanta Braves catcher Manny Pina looks on in the third inning of a baseball game Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Washington Nationals' Maikel Franco gestures to the dugout after hitting a three-run double in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
            
              Washington Nationals' Maikel Franco (7) follows through on a three-run double in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Monday, April 11, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
Franco has 4 hits, drives in 5 as Nats trounce Braves 11-2