There are endless reasons why Davey Johnson is such a fan favorite in the baseball world, but bringing them inside the mind of a Major League manager, with how he should set his lineup for an American League park is just another sterling example of the transparency that makes him so beloved.
Twice the Nationals took the lead, and twice the bullpen let the Braves back in to the game, before falling in the bottom of the 9th 9-8
The Nationals’ have won a season-high seven straight games and evened the Battle of the Beltways series a 2-2.
The Nationals extended their season-high win streak to six games as they got within three games of the .500 mark.
The shutout was Hernandez’s ninth career whitewashing.
The Nationals blasted six home runs and 19 hits against five Orioles pitchers, scoring at least one run in every inning but the first and third frames