There was a point, for a couple of hours in between games of their July 21 day-night doubleheader, when it appeared the Nationals were on the verge of surrendering their lead in the NL East to the
There's no player inside the Nationals clubhouse who holds himself to a higher standard than Bryce Harper.
Game in a nutshell: Edwin Jackson was brilliant, striking out 11 and carrying a shutout into the seventh inning.
The Nationals, as expected, have activated Ian Desmond from the 15-day disabled list and will have their All-Star shortstop back in the lineup for the start of tonight's homestand against the
They survived without Michael Morse for two months. They made do without Jayson Werth for three months. And they held it together without Drew Storen for 3 12 months.