Stuck in a month-long slump, shortstop Ian Desmond was given Friday night off by the Nationals' coaching staff with the intention of giving him some rest, both physically and mentally.
Have you ever watched Bryce Harper hit a home run and wondered what it would look like if he wasn't wearing any clothes? Yes? No?
The Nationals' pitching staff just capped it's best run in team history with 24 consecutive scoreless innings, a weekend highlighted by Max Scherzer's no-hitter on Saturday against the Pirates.