After a rough start to his season, Bryce Harper has suddenly raised his batting average to .310 after a fantastic stretch at the plate.
The Nationals lost again to the Braves on Sunday, are now 7-18 against them over the last two seasons and wondering whether they can't get over this mental hurdle.
Gio Gonzalez was tagged for six early runs, once again putting the Nationals in a big hole in Atlanta, and the rest was pretty much academic.
Ryan Zimmerman and Denard Span hope they can return from injuries as soon as possible and were in good spirits Sunday morning.
Gio Gonzalez and the wounded Nationals need a win today at Turner Field to avoid getting swept. Get live updates from Atlanta on Nats Insider!