Nationals rookie reliever Matt Grace has only made seven appearances since getting his first call-up on April 22, but so far so good.
There were Bryce Harper’s homers, all three of them. And there were Max Scherzer’s seven innings of dominance.
Each week this season, we’ll take the temperature of the Nationals roster to see whose stock is rising or falling.
August 27 is Pet Day at Nationals Park. Fans who buy a special Pet Day ticket to that Nationals-Padres game will get a copy of the Nationals Player Pet Calendar.