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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)

Nats’ Storen, Orioles’ Jones Get 2nd Chance in Postseason

Three years ago, Drew Storen was the confident, young closer for the Washington Nationals, a first-round draft pick who saved 43 games.

09/29/2014

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

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

Ryan Zimmerman #11 of the Washington Nationals watches the game during the sixth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park on September 10, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

No Set Position for Ryan Zimmerman if He Recovers in Time for Playoffs

Look for Ryan Zimmerman to split time at multiple positions if he fully recovers from a hamstring strain in time for the Nationals playoff run, Matt Williams said Wednesday.

09/17/2014

Pitcher Drew Storen #22 of the Washington Nationals celebrates with catcher Wilson Ramos #40 after the division-clinching game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on September 16, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Drew Storen Consecutive Saves Tracker (Division-Clinching Edition!): Six

Not to be outdone by the Nats winning their second NL East title in three years, Drew Storen earned his sixth straight save against the Braves Tuesday night.

09/17/2014

Pitcher Drew Storen #22 of the Washington Nationals throws a pitch in the ninth inning during the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on September 15, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Drew Storen Consecutive Saves Tracker: Five

Drew Storen successfully relieved Rafael Soriano form a tight spot, for his fifth straight converted save and a 4-2 Nationals win over the Braves.

09/15/2014

Catcher Wilson Ramos #40 (L) and pitcher Drew Storen #22 of the Washington Nationals high five each other after defeating the New York Mets at Citi Field on September 14, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Nationals defeated the Mets 3-0. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Drew Storen Consecutive Saves Tracker: Four

Drew Storen extended his consecutive saves streak to four in securing a 3-0 Nationals win over the New York Mets Sunday night.

09/15/2014

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

Drew Storen Consecutive Saves Tracker: Three

Drew Storen closed the door in the ninth inning for the third straight night for the Nationals, extending the ‘Drew Storen Consecutive Saves Tracker’ to three.

09/09/2014

Pitcher Drew Storen #22 of the Washington Nationals celebrates with catcher Jose Lobaton #59 after a win over the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park on September 8, 2014 in Washington, DC. The Washington Nationals won, 2-1. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Drew Storen Restores Faith as Nationals Closer with Second Straight Save

Drew Storen earned his second save in as many nights Monday evening, something he hasn’t done in three years.

09/09/2014

Drew Storen #22 of the Washington Nationals looks in before pitching to a Philadelphia Phillies batter during the ninth inning of a 3-2 Nationals win at Nationals Park on September 7, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

Inside the Numbers: Drew Storen Not the Nationals Late-inning Savior

After an electric save by Drew Storen Sunday, let’s take a closer looks at his limited save opportunities in 2014, to better understand if he’s ready to be the Nationals closer again.

09/08/2014

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