Gio Gonzalez chuckled when asked to explain his success at Citi Field.
"It's New York. It's a beautiful city. It's got great food," he said.
Each week this season, we’ll take the temperature of the Nationals roster to see whose stock is rising or falling.
The Nationals are in last place in the NL East after losing five straight games and sit five games under .500. Now they have to face the two teams at the top of the division standings.
AME IN A NUTSHELL: Losers of four straight and in danger of a sweep in Miami, the Nationals desperately needed a good, all-around performance this afternoon.