The Washington Nationals bench watches the eighteenth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

How the Nats Can Rally to Beat the Giants

There was nothing redeeming about playing in the longest game in postseason history, no moral to take or lesson to learn.

10/05/2014

Adam LaRoche #25 of the Washington Nationals reacts after striking out in the thirteenth inning against Yusmeiro Petit #52 of the San Francisco Giants during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Nationals Down 2-0 in NLDS After 18-Inning Loss

On and on and on the Giants and Nationals played Saturday, until Brandon Belt’s homer off Tanner Roark leading off the 18th lifted San Francisco to its 10th consecutive postseason victory, edging Washington 2-1 on Saturday night for a 2-0 lead in their NL Division Series.

10/05/2014

Asdrubal Cabrera #3 of the Washington Nationals gets edjected by home plate umpire Vic Carapazza after arguing a strike call in the tenth inning against Jeremy Affeldt #41 of the San Francisco Giants during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Asdrubal Cabrera, Matt Williams Ejected from Nats-Giants NLDS Game 2 (Video)

Asdrubal Cabrera and Matt Williams were ejected from Washington’s 1-1 NLDS Game 2 matchup against the San Francisco Giants Saturday night.

10/04/2014

Retired U.S. Army Staff Sargent Brian Keaton throws out the first pitch prior to Game Two of the National League Division Series against the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Army Vet Throws 1st Pitch Like Grenade Before NLDS Game 2

An Army veteran wounded in Iraq made a unique ceremonial first pitch before Game 2 of the NL Division Series, crawling toward the mound and then lobbing the baseball as if it were a grenade.

10/04/2014

Ian Desmond #20 of the Washington Nationals.  (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals’ Desmond Awaiting Birth of 3rd Child

Nationals manager Matt Williams says “there is a chance” shortstop Ian Desmond could miss a postseason game when his wife gives birth to the couple’s third son.

10/04/2014

Manager Matt Williams #9 removes Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals from the game in the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game One of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 3, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

NLDS Game 1: Bruce Bochy Bests Matt Williams in Matchup Game

In a high-stakes game of individual matchups, Bruce Bochy’s Jake Peavy bests Matt Williams’s Stephen Strasburg in Giants-Nationals NLDS Game 1.

10/03/2014

Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants reacts after scoring on a single by Brandon Belt #9 in the fourth inning against the Washington Nationals during Game One of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 3, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

5 Key Moments in Nats’ 3-2 NLDS Game 1 Loss to Giants

Five key moments which proved to be difference makers in the Nationals 3-2 NLDS Game 1 loss to the San Francisco Giants.

10/03/2014

Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals leaves the game in the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game One of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 3, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

After Game 1 Loss to San Francisco, Nats Must Quickly Move On

The Nationals can’t think about their Game 1 NLDS loss to the Giants, or what it means. They have to play Game 2 tomorrow.

10/03/2014

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals hits a home run in the seventh inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game One of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 3, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bryce Harper Crushes Monster Home Run to Give Nats Life in Seventh (Video)

Bryce Harper hit a very, very long home run to give the Nationals life in the seventh inning of their NLDS matchup against the Giants.

10/03/2014

Rafael Soriano adjusts his cap on the mound after blowing a lead against the Phillies in September. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

Nats Leave Detwiler Off NLDS Roster, Keep Soriano

Left-hander Ross Detwiler has been left off the Washington Nationals’ roster for their NL Division Series against the San Francisco Giants.

10/03/2014

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25. Chicago White Sox (63-79)

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