John Lannan rejoins the Nationals' rotation, taking Stephen Strasburg's spot and hoping to pitch his club to a series sweep of the Mets. Join the conversation on Nats Insider at 7:10 p.m.!
The Nationals will play 16 games against the AL Central, plus four games against the Orioles, in a new-look MLB schedule next season.
The Nationals are asking Tyler Moore to produce off their bench, and the rookie slugger is coming through in a big way.
With another win on Tuesday, and losses by several other NL contenders, the Nationals realize it may only be a matter of days before they clinch their first-ever playoff berth.