NEW YORK -- It was by no means his best performance of the season, but it didn't need to be.
Braves third baseman Chipper Jones may play on the Nationals' closest rival for the 2012 N.L. East crown, but that doesn't stop him from giving credit where credit is due.
Last year the Nationals hazed their rookies by making them dress up as the Smurfs. This year? The U.S. women's gymnastics team.
Check out the photo Tweeted by Gio Gonzalez:
The Nationals have insisted for more than five months they can win without Stephen Strasburg, and over the course of 3 hours and 44 minutes Friday night, they tried their darndest to prove that in