Adam LaRoche delivered with two late clutch hits, and Rafael Soriano held on in the ninth, as the Nats began their road trip with a 4-3 win in Houston.
Bryce Harper had surgery on his left thumb Tuesday and then let everyone know he was fine with a thumbs-up sign.
With Bryce Harper out, Gio Gonzalez and the Nationals try to get on track against the Astros. Join the conversation on Nats Insider!
The Marlins, Mets and Phillies are hanging in there in the NL East. Which of those teams are legitimate?