WATCH: Oliver Perez Saved the Day in Rain DelayPerez has just two saves in his 15-year MLB career, but he added an important one this weekend, and just in the nick of time.
By the Numbers: Stephen Strasburg's DominanceNearly everything he through over his 7 2/3 inning worked, as he threw a career-high 86 strikes in 118 pitches.
Workout Regimen Likely Helped Scherzer's InjuryIn case you were considering it, don't mess with Max Scherzer.
Rival GM: Bryce Harper Could Get $500 MillionThere are only seven lottery tickets ever in U.S. history large enough to cover the payday that could be coming to Bryce Harper.
Nationals Reach New Early-Season MilestoneThe Nationals crossed a new team milestone this week, though you may not have noticed.
Six Closers the Nats Could Target for a TradeThe Nats have two aces in the rotation and an offense on pace to set franchise and league records. The glaring weakness is in the bullpen.
Nats GM: Zimmerman, Harper Bolstering LineupRyan Zimmerman, Bryce Harper's spectacular starts key to Nationals' hot streak.
Nationals Transition Top Pitching Prospect Erick Fedde to BullpenNationals transition top pitching prospect Erick Fedde into bullpen role.
Trea Turner: More Than Just a Really, Really Fast GuyTrea Turner is really fast, but he's really good at other stuff, too.
Bryce Harper Reaches New Home Run MilestoneGotta catch 'em all! Bryce Harper has now homered in every NL city, and has homered in two stadiums in Atlanta.
Dusty Baker: No Team Is Trading Good Closers Right NowThe Nationals have a need at closer and every other team knows it. But even if they wanted to add a closer now, no good ones are available.
Nats Have Best 1-2 Punch in Baseball Right NowThe Nationals offense is unreal right now.