Losers of 10 of their last 12 games, the Braves don't have much time left to get back into contention. That and more on Around the NL East.
It was a tough series loss for the Nationals this past weekend, but they can turn the page against the Mets beginning Tuesday night.
Here are some predictions for who the Nationals will call up when rosters expand on September 1.
With their most recent series against the Braves behind them, the Nationals now enter the final seven weeks of the season with a 3 1/2 game lead in the NL East.