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.
Matt Williams learned plenty while playing for Buck Showalter 16 years ago. Now he's using those lessons while managing against his mentor.
In a young matchup, with the Nationals and Orioles playing each other for just the ninth year, the elder franchise took game one in 11 innings.