With Giancarlo Stanton putting up monster numbers all season, is he worthy of the NL MVP nod? That and more on Around the NL East.
The Nationals, like all MLB teams, must set their postseason roster by August 31. But that deadline is a bit of a misnomer. Here's a full primer on how the process works.
Down 2 runs in the 9th, the Nationals thought they had the Phillies right where they wanted them. But you can't count on a dramatic rally every single night, and this time, they couldn't deliver.
The Nationals nearly came back again, but the end result was a 3-2 loss to the Phillies in the first night of a nine-game road trip.