Matt Williams Quotes Robert Frost in Nationals NL East Victory SpeechMatt 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."
Drew Storen Consecutive Saves Tracker (Division-Clinching Edition!): SixNot 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.
Nationals Cheer In Defeat As 2012 NL East ChampionsThanks 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.
Elfin: The Eight Year Wait May Be Over Sooner Than You ThinkNationals 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.