The Nationals have reserved a spot in the postseason by winning a second NL East title in three years.
We already knew D.C.-native Kevin Durant liked the Redskins, now he is rallying behind another local team.
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The Nationals designated outfield prospect Eury Perez for assignment on Thursday and claimed shortstop Pedro Florimon from the Minnesota Twins off waivers.
GAME IN A NUTSHELL: They won the NL East title Tuesday and celebrated deep into the night, so Matt Williams decided to give all of his regulars Wednesday night off.