GAME IN A NUTSHELL: Boosted by the return of Ryan Zimmerman after a two-month DL stint, the Nationals came out of the gates a bit sluggish tonight.
MIAMI — Ryan Zimmerman is back in the Nationals' lineup, that much he knows.
MIAMI — The Nationals have played great baseball for the last two months, going 34-21 to win the NL East and assume the top spot in the entire NL heading into the season’s final week.
MIAMI — They've got the National League's best record. They've been on a tear this month, going 12-6 in September.