They've gone through four different closers. They've had five different guys succumb to injury.
That the Nationals could get swept by the Yankees over a frustrating week of baseball and still emerge holding a four-game lead in the NL East is a tribute to how far this organization has come.
Remember how daunting this 33-game stretch against only NL East and AL East teams was supposed to be for the Nationals?
BOSTON -- Some leftover thoughts from a big weekend for the Nationals at Fenway Park...
The Nationals probably won't face a more daunting stretch of games this season than what they're experiencing right now: 32 consecutive games against the NL East and AL East, with every t