There were any number of moments Friday night at Citi Field that could have stood on their own merits as epic examples of what pennant race baseball is all about.
GAME IN A NUTSHELL: You want pennant race baseball? Here you go, folks.
Tyler Clippard will get his first chance to face his former Nationals teammates on Friday night, as the Nats play at the New York Mets in a big weekend series.
The Nationals' big weekend series in New York just got a whole lot more interesting after the Mets acquired outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from the Tigers for a pair of minor-leaguers just before Frid
The Nationals roll into New York this weekend fresh off a series win and with a three-game lead in first place in the NL East.