Drew Storen was the Nationals' primary seventh-inning reliever until early September, when he replaced the struggling Rafael Soriano as the closer and thrived. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Strasburg Gets Ks Lead in NL, Nats Top Marlins 5-1

For his past six starts, Stephen Strasburg has pitched about as well as anyone could ask. It’s his next outing that everyone will be waiting to see.

09/28/2014

Drew Storen #22 of the Washington Nationals reacts after giving a run the ninth inning during a  baseball game against the Miami Marlins on September 27, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  The Nationals won 5-1.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Ian Desmond Plucks Game-Ending Out from Thin Air (Watch)

Drew Storen ran into some bases loaded trouble in a non-save opportunity Saturday, but Ian Desmond put a quick, unexpected end to the madness.

09/27/2014

Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the second inning during game one of a doubleheader against the Miami Marlins on September 26, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Nats Clinch NL Home-Field Edge, Split With Marlins

For the second time in three seasons, the Washington Nationals will head to the postseason with the top seeding in the National League.

09/26/2014

Gio Gonzalez #47 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the first inning during game two of a doubleheader baseball game against the New York Mets on September 25, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Gonzalez Fans Career High 12 as Nats, Mets Split

Gio Gonzalez struck out a career-high 12 batters and allowed just one hit through seven innings in the Nationals’ 3-0 win over the New York Mets in the second game of day-night doubleheader Thursday, helping Washington salvage a split.

09/25/2014

Ryan Zimmerman #11 of the Washington Nationals.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nats’ Zimmerman Plays 7 Innings in Loss to Mets

Ryan Zimmerman tested his healing right hamstring, playing seven innings in the playoff-bound Washington Nationals’ 7-4 loss to the New York Mets in the opener of a day-night doubleheader Thursday.

09/25/2014

The grounds crew puts the tarp on the field before the game between the Washington Nationals and the New York Mets at Nationals Park on Sept. 24, 2014 in Washington, D.C. The game was postponed. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals-Mets Rained Out, Doubleheader Thursday

Even with the NL East already won, the end of the regular season is turning into a logistical headache for the Washington Nationals.

09/24/2014

Denard Span #2 of the Washington Nationals crashes into the wall after making a diving catch in the third inning on a ball off the bat of Matt den Dekker (not pictured) of the New York Mets at Nationals Park on September 23, 2014 in Washington, DC. Span left the game after this play. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Mike Rizzo Doesn’t ‘See Any Problems’ with Denard Span’s Knee Going Forward

Mike Rizzo offered an update on the “scraped” knee Denard Span sustained in the Nationals 4-2 victory over the Mets on Tuesday, which manager Matt Williams has said will keep him out of Wednesday’s game.

09/24/2014

Denard Span #2 of the Washington Nationals crashes into the wall after making a diving catch in the third inning on a ball off the bat of Matt den Dekker (not pictured) of the New York Mets at Nationals Park on September 23, 2014 in Washington, DC. Span left the game after this play. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Span Makes Highlight Reel Catch at Wall, Roark Shakes Head in Disbelief (Video)

Denard Span made a highlight reel catch to save a potential triple in the third inning, causing Tanner Roark to shake his head in disbelief.

09/24/2014

Drew Storen #22 of the Washington Nationals. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

Drew Storen Consecutive Saves Tracker: Nine

Drew Storen earned his ninth straight save and his tenth of the season in the Nationals’ 4-2 victory over the Mets on Tuesday.

09/23/2014

Adam LaRoche hits a three-run home run in the fifth inning against the New York Mets at Nationals Park on Sept. 23, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

LaRoche’s Blast Lifts Nats Past Mets

Nationals center fielder Denard Span left in the third inning after making a diving, tumbling catch, and NL East champion Washington went on to a 4-2 victory over the New York Mets on Tuesday night.

09/23/2014

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Jordan Zimmermann #27 of the Washington Nationals celebrates his no-hitter after a baseball game against the Miami Marlins on September 28, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  The Nationals won 1-0.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

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