GAME IN A NUTSHELL: His lineup mired in a slump approaching two weeks, Matt Williams decided to try something different on Friday.
It was cause for concern in April, but then cause for comfort in May. What, then, will the Nationals' bullpen cause in June: Soothing relief or heartburn?
Major-league closers, like NFL kickers and the sanitation department, only draw your attention when something goes wrong.
Ryan Zimmerman got the headlines Tuesday night, and rightfully so after launching the 10th walk-off homer of his career to beat the Yankees in dramatic fashion.
Nationals rookie reliever Matt Grace has only made seven appearances since getting his first call-up on April 22, but so far so good.