Jhonatan Solano, fifth on the Nationals' catching depth chart at one point, is proving himself to be a solid big-league backstop.
With a 9-3 win over the Giants, the Nationals improved to 15 games over .500. And they still believe the best is yet to come.
Ryan Zimmerman and Michael Morse delivered back-to-back homers in the fifth inning and the Nationals beat the Giants on Independence Day.
With an early barrage of runs against Tim Lincecum, the Nationals cruised to a 9-3 win over the Giants Tuesday night.
Chipper Jones was added to the All-Star team this evening, removing one of Bryce Harper's top challengers in the Final Vote competition.