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For the Nationals, it's the postseason and then wedding season.
When spring training started in Viera back in February, Nationals manager Davey Johnson felt so good about his team he said, "If we don't win the division, they can fire me."
The Washington Nationals are putting playoff tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.
As the Nationals move closer to a guaranteed spot in the playoffs, there's still no agreement in place to keep trains running late if games run longer than Metro's midnight closing time.
Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman planned to get a cortisone shot for his right shoulder before Washington's doubleheader against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday.
The Washington Nationals postponed their Tuesday evening game due to storms. But disappointed fans may still be able to get their baseball fix.
Mike Minor threw six strong innings, Dan Uggla broke it open with a two-run single and the Atlanta Braves denied Gio Gonzalez his 20th win, completing a sweep of the first-place Washington Nationals 5-1 on Sunday night.
John Lannan pitched 5 2-3 shutout innings in his first start since replacing Stephen Strasburg in Washington's starting rotation, and the Nationals lowered their magic number for clinching a playoff berth to six with a 2-0 win over the punchless New York Mets on Wednesday night.
Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth has been immortalized in toy form, but with less of a beard on his tiny plastic doppelganger.
While the Nationals rested regulars Ryan Zimmerman and Ian Desmond, the Marlins' Ricky Nolasco tossed a four-hitter and didn't allow a hit until the fifth inning.