Davey Johnson and his Nationals were a confident bunch this spring. Now that they've gotten off to a red-hot start, that confidence is growing.
The Nationals are off to their best start since moving to Washington, D.C., but is time to call them legitimate?
The Nationals have turned the eighth inning into their magic time, and they did it again Wednesday to beat the Astros 3-2.
Game in a nutshell: They've turned every game into a down-to-the-wire, heart-attack-in-waiting affair, so why stop now?