With a win over the Mets today, the Nationals would head out of town with a three-game lead in the NL East. With a loss, that lead would be down to one. So, kind of a big game, no?
Rookie Joe Ross did his job on Tuesday night, but mistakes made around him led to a 7-2 loss for the Nationals against the rival Mets.
Joe Ross out-pitched Jacob deGrom, but the Mets took over in the seventh inning and never looked back on their way to a 7-2 win over the Nationals Tuesday.
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