GAME IN A NUTSHELL: For the first time all season, the Nationals took the field to play a game in which they were not a part of a pennant race.
On Sunday the Nats finish off their series with the Philadelphia Phillies with Gio Gonzalez (11-8, 3.94) and Aaron Harang (6-15, 4.93) set to pitch.
For weeks, the Nationals knew this day would come. They knew their inevitable fate of being eliminated from the playoff race was going to happen, one way or another.
Moments after sending his Nationals team to a walk-off win, and an hour after they were eliminated from postseason contention, Bryce Harper took the high road when asked about how the Nats fell wa
CINCINNATI (AP) -- The Mets are back in the playoffs for the first time since 2006.