The WTOP Huddle: Who is the most essential National?

Entering Tuesday, the Washington Nationals won four of their last six games to climb out of the NL East basement. Who needs to step up if the Nats are going to challenge the New York Mets for the division? Each member of the WTOP Sports team shares his most essential player for the Nationals.

Also inside the WTOP Huddle: The U.S. Open begins Thursday and it’s a wide open field for one of golf’s most prestigious majors. Our team gives their player to watch at Torrey Pines.

See what WTOP Senior Sports Director Dave Johnson, Sports Director George Wallace, and Sports reporters Rob Woodfork, Dave Preston and Chris Cichon have to say.

Watch the discussion below.

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