Nats Clinch NL Home-Field Edge, Split With MarlinsFor the second time in three seasons, the Washington Nationals will head to the postseason with the top seeding in the National League.
Gonzalez Fans Career High 12 as Nats, Mets SplitGio 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.
Gonzalez Dominates, Nationals Beat Cubs 3-0 Gio Gonzalez pitched two-hit ball over seven innings, and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 3-0 Saturday in the first game of a day-night doubleheader.
Orioles Beat Rays 4-1 After Losing 5-2 in DHThe Baltimore Orioles were struggling to score in a second straight game during a very long day.
Pirates-Orioles Rained Out; Will Play DH Thursday The Pittsburgh Pirates and Baltimore Orioles have been rained out for the second straight day.
Two Wins in One Day for Nats Ian Desmond doubled home the go-ahead run in the seventh inning and the Washington Nationals made manager Davey Johnson's "fun day" even better Sunday with a 5-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins to complete a sweep of a day-night doubleheader.