The first game-winning hit of Bryce Harper's career was savored by the 19-year-old and his Nationals teammates.
With Drew Storen, Brad Lidge and Ryan Mattheus nearing a return from the DL, the Nationals have to find a way to clear spots from their current relief corps.
Jordan Zimmermann faces the red-hot Mets, who enter this series trailing the first-place Nationals by 12-game in the NL East, at 7:05 PM tonight.
Right-hander Lucas Giolito, the Nationals' top draft pick, says his injured elbow isn't going to be a long-term issue.
The Washington Nationals have drafted second baseman Anthony Renda out of the University of California-Berkeley with the 80th overall pick, their second round selection.