The shock of Carlos Gonzalez's grand slam off Drew Storen in the top of the eighth was still fresh in everyone's mind inside Nationals Park late Friday night, but all hope wasn't lost quite yet.
The Nationals again built an early lead on a team with a losing record on Friday night, as they've grown accustomed to in recent games.
Max Scherzer loves fantasy football and this month will be able to apply that passion to a good cause. The Nationals' ace is hosting a fantasy football fundraiser on August 22 and Nats Park.
If you were hoping for a closed-door meeting, for the postgame spread to be turned over, for the expletives to fly, for the panic button to be smashed with a closed fist … well, that didn’t happen