After sitting out last night's game with a sore shoulder, Ryan Zimmerman returns in time to help the Nationals attempt to beat Cole Hamels and sweep the Phillies. Join in the conversation with the live game thread at 7:05.
Tyler Clippard said Tuesday afternoon he deserved a chance to pitch the ninth inning. The Nationals let the right-hander do it, and he delivered in their win over the Phillies.
Bryce Harper spent years formulating a gameplan to face Roy Halladay. Tuesday night, he made good on it and helped the Nats beat the Phillies again.
What looked like a guaranteed, low-scoring, pitchers' duel at the beginning of the night turned upside-down almost as soon as the game began.