The heatwave pummeling the DMV has nothing on the Washington Nationals over the last month. Well, that may be a slight exaggeration considering the humidity levels are beyond reasonable.
With the 8-5 win Thursday night, the Nats became the seventh team in National League history to climb back to .500 after being 12 games under, the first since the 2009 Colorado Rockies.
“And now we’re finishing out the games. It’s a great feeling.”
"We talked about earlier today. When we get down, there is no quit," Martinez said.
“Everything’s coming together,” Suzuki said. “We’re having fun in the clubhouse, on the field, away from the field. I think as a group, together, we’re coming together real nice.”