The 2012 National League East division race might have been a preview of years to come as both the Nationals and Braves are good teams built on pitching and young talent.
Last night the Atlanta Braves clinched a postseason berth against the Miami Marlins and they did it in quite dramatic fashion.
ATLANTA -- Davey Johnson ambled through an otherwise silent clubhouse late Sunday night -- black sweater, khaki slacks, white sneakers -- and started cracking jokes to every player he encountered.
Braves @ Nationals
50-41 2nd in NL East 53-37 1st in NL East