This was the night the Nationals were going to hit rock bottom. And then an historic comeback capped by Dan Uggla's homer perhaps turned their season around.
Veteran outfielder Reed Johnson suffered what appears to be a significant muscle pull in his lower leg and foot during the Nationals' wild win Tuesday night.
A.J. Cole got pounded for nine runs in his major league debut, but thanks to Dan Uggla, his performance would be a footnote by the night's end.
After throwing with no issues Tuesday, Max Scherzer is on target to return to the mound Friday night against Matt Harvey and the Mets.