The Nationals and Orioles game on Tuesday night was postponed due to heavy rain. The makeup game will be on August 4.
The circumstances that brought the Nationals to Washington, D.C., out of Montreal and almost into Baltimore's backyard, aren't lost on Orioles manager Buck Showalter.
Since returning from a nine-week absence in late June, Bryce Harper has yet to find his form on offense.
Doug Fister and the Nationals hope to experience a better fate tonight than they did in last night's 11-inning loss to the Orioles. But rain is delaying those plans.
After teetering in early June, the Braves have been on fire ever since and have re-taken the division lead. That and more on this week's Around the NL East.