Having already wrapped up home-field advantage, the Nationals will let the backups and rookies play tonight against the Marlins. Get live updates on Nats Insider!
The Nationals have gone a staggering 31-12 down the stretch, and because of that, they've now secured home-field advantage through the NLCS.
Former Nationals outfielder Josh Willingham announced his retirement on Thursday, saying he will call it a career at the end of this season.
They needed at least one of two and they got their one. Washington's 4-0 win over Miami clinches home-field advantage for the team throughout the playoffs.