Nationals pitchers continue to excel, but they desperately need Ryan Zimmerman to get his bat going after a frustrating start to his season.
They've managed to overcome injuries and shaky performances by some. Now the Nationals are hoping the return of several injured relievers will pay off down the stretch.
After a terrible first two months of the year, LHP John Lannan has put out a few good starts and seems to be getting it together.
The Nationals' starter put out another good outing, but the Yankees' lineup was patient and broke through once more.
The Nationals had no fun getting swept by the Yankees, but their bigger concern right now is getting Ryan Zimmerman and Michael Morse on track.