NL East champions

Left fielder Bryce Harper #34 (left), outfielder Kevin Frandsen #19 (center), outfielder Nate Schierholtz  #17 (second from right) and other members of the  Washington Nationals celebrate in the locker room 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)

Matt Williams Quotes Robert Frost in Nationals NL East Victory Speech

Matt Williams congratulated his Nationals on their NL East division championship in this victory speech, before reminding them they’ve got “miles to go before we sleep.”

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

Credit: 106.7 The Fan's Holden Kushner

Nationals Cheer In Defeat As 2012 NL East Champions

Thanks to strong pitching from Gio Gonzalez and Stephen Strasburg, Bryce Harper’s burst of energy and Adam LaRoche’s slugging, the Washington Nationals won enough from April through September that even a loss on the first day of October could not stop them from clinching the NL East.

106.7 The Fan–10/01/2012

The only founding member left in the organization, Ryan Zimmerman has been waiting 8 years for a playoff berth since his debut with the team in it's debut season in 2005. (Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Elfin: The Eight Year Wait May Be Over Sooner Than You Think

Nationals fans are still white knuckling after seeing their team get swept in Atlanta, and that anxiety only grew last night when the Braves closed the gap to 5 games. But have no fear. Very soon you’ll be able to celebrate something you’ve waited for 8 full seasons…a playoff berth.

09/18/2012

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