When injuries forced the Nationals into acquiring a second baseman this summer, they went out and got Asdrubal Cabrera, a former All-Star shortstop with the Indians who switched to the other side
The Nationals lost Game 1 of the NLDS, more than anything, because of their inability to produce one hit with a runner in scoring position.
In his short time in the majors, Bryce Harper has developed a knack for hitting targets in big league ballparks on home runs.
A play challenged in the third inning by Giants manager Bruce Bochy in Game 1 of the NLDS did not go the Nationals' way, but it did make baseball history.
All throughout the 2014 season, the Washington Nationals and in particular their veteran leaders have talked about winning the NL East as step one in their long list of goals.