With tough decisions to make before October, particularly regarding his starting rotation, Nationals manager Matt Williams has joked recently about long nights for his coaching staff.
GAME IN A NUTSHELL: The Nationals arrived in Atlanta knowing they were on the verge of the NL East title.
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: