A rain delay split Washington's comeback attempt into two acts before the Nationals ultimately came up short in a 7-6 loss to Atlanta on Friday night. More here.
The 2014 season has been one of trials and tribulations for Washington's young star, Bryce Harper. Joe Posnanski explores the issue over at NBCSports.com.
Battling injuries to both his shoulder and ankle, Jayson Werth was held out of the Nationals' lineup Friday night against the Braves.
Cliff Lee will not throw again until this fall, as the Phillies have confirmed his season is over.