Both the Nats and O's are ready to rest up during the All-Star break.
Each week this season, we’ll take the temperature of the Nationals roster to see whose stock is rising or falling.
PHILADELPHIA — Ian Desmond wasn't going to get too excited over a couple of strong days at the plate, even if they included a monstrous home run and several more quality at-bats.
You're not supposed to glean much from a two-game stretch, especially in the context of a full baseball season.
GAME IN A NUTSHELL: With their lineup rounding into form and their rotation in the middle of the best stretch for a starting staff in franchise history, the Nationals continued to