The Nationals’ recipe for wins lately has included a heavy helping of home runs and good starting pitching.
Just before the start of Saturday's game against the Braves, Nationals fans had a chance to welcome back one of the franchise's most beloved members.
Bryce Harper once again stole the show last night, but there was plenty else worth discussing about the Nationals’ 9-2 thumping of the Braves. Such as…
The quotes from teammates about him — “Don’t touch him, you might get third-degree burns” — are ludicrous.
GAME IN A NUTSHELL: The Nationals dug themselves into an early hole with a bit of sloppy play (dropped throws to the plate, runners straying too far off base) and poor at-bats against left-hander