Faced with a decision to pitch a starter on short rest or use a spot start from his bullpen on Sunday against the Brewers, Nats manager Davey Johnson has decided to send Chien-Ming Wang to the moun
Remember that blown 9-0 lead to the Braves exactly one week ago? That debacle of a ballgame that left some wondering whether the Nationals' charmed season was about to go down the toilet?
NEW YORK -- The major-league schedule is a quirky beast.
He's been the Nationals' No. 4 starter, technically speaking, since Opening Day. There is nothing about Edwin Jackson, however, that resembles a No. 4 starter.
BOSTON -- As well as they seemed to be playing all afternoon -- with Gio Gonzalez dealing and the heart of their lineup scoring four early runs off Daisuke Matsuzaka -- there was a point late in Sa