GAME IN A NUTSHELL: The Nationals hit the road on Thursday realizing they had a good chance of clinching the NL East title before they
PHILADELPHIA — The way things have been going lately, the Nationals weren't surprised in the least to mount a last-ditch rally against Jonathan Papelbon with two outs in the ninth Monday night.
We take a look at the Nationals' past week, at a glance:
It began innocently enough, a leadoff walk drawn by rookie Michael Taylor with the Nationals trailing the Pirates by three runs in the bottom of the eighth.
GAME IN A NUTSHELL: Seeking only their second 5-game winning streak of the season, the Nationals took the field tonight knowing they'd need a quality start from struggling Gio Gon