This week Nationals manager Matt Williams revealed a goal for his team: win 10 straight and he'll do his impression of Babe Ruth,


It has become an almost nightly occurrence for the Nationals to find themselves tied late in a game, whether it be the bottom of the ninth or in extra innings.


Ryan Zimmerman is still without a timetable to return, but he did take a step forward on Thursday in throwing for the first time in his recovery from a strained right hamstring.


Since Asdrubal Cabrera arrived in Washington on Aug. 1 - a day after he was acquired at the 2014 non-waiver trade deadline - the Nationals have gone 13-5 overall and 11-4 with him in the lineup.