The Nationals open a key homestand against the bottom three teams in the NL East, beginning tonight with the last-place Marlins. Get live updates on Nats Insider.
The Washington Nationals will have eight representatives in the 2013 Arizona Fall League, all playing for the Mesa Solar Sox.
Devastating injuries, to Jason Heyward and Matt Harvey, as well as a managerial change, have made this an interesting week in the NL East.
It may be a long shot, but here's a scenario in which the Nationals could catch the Reds for the final Wild Card berth in the NL.