Denard Span


GAME IN A NUTSHELL: Throughout the Nationals winning streak, they have found a variety of ways to win. Some have been pretty,  some have been ugly.


One by one, they stepped to the plate in the bottom of the first, hoping to put together quality at-bats but fully aware the percentages said more of them would make outs than didn't.


GAME IN A NUTSHELL: After a sweep of the Mets that catapulted them to a 6-game lead in the NL East, the Nationals returned home for the first of 10 games in 10 days on South Capitol Street.