GAME IN A NUTSHELL: The Nationals put most of their regulars -- all but Adam LaRoche, still nursing a sore back -- in the lineup Thursday, but for thre
MIAMI — While the rest of the Nationals regulars returned to the lineup Thursday night against the Marlins, Adam LaRoche was given another day off to rest his lower back, which has been tight off
The Nationals have reserved a spot in the postseason by winning a second NL East title in three years.
30,000 FEET ABOVE GEORGIA — With the NL East title locked up, the focus for the Nationals shifts away from the field and toward the questions this team must answer before its postseason run begins
ATLANTA — On the day after they clinched the NL East title, they rested.