The Nationals try to get their fourth consecutive victory and third straight over the Braves.
Handing out credit after Friday night's dramatic 5-2 extra-inning victory over the Braves should seem like a pretty simple task.
Jonathan Papelbon was holding court inside the Nationals’ clubhouse Friday night, the room thumping like it hadn’t in a long time after a 5-2, 10-inning victory over the Braves — with an even bigg
GAME IN A NUTSHELL: There are no guarantees in baseball, not even when facing a team that has lost 16 of its last 17 and is giving up runs like they're on clearance.
Michael Taylor is out of the Nationals' starting lineup for Friday's game vs. the Atlanta Braves with a bruised right knee, marking the third straight game he's missed with injury.