wpostServer: http://css.washingtonpost.com/wpost2

Most Read: Sports

http://www.washingtonpost.com/2010/07/06/ABMK8PP_linkset.html
On TwitterOn Twitter AdamKilgoreWP and JamesWagnerWP |  On Facebook Facebook |  Email alerts: Sports RSS RSS Feed
Posted at 01:41 PM ET, 09/25/2011

Nationals vs. Braves: Game 158 discussion thread


The Nationals will have their final chance today to leave their imprint on the National League playoff picture. The Braves lead the Cardinals by two games in the wild card race, and so today could provide a fulcrum for the race – the Braves could be one or three games ahead with three games remaining.

The Nationals can also keep alive their chance to finish with a .500 record. They need to win their final four games to go 81-80, which would be their best record since baseball returned to Washington. Ross Detwiler will follow the best start of his career, his 7 1/3 shutout innings against the Phillies last week.

As always, talk about the game right here.

By  |  01:41 PM ET, 09/25/2011

 
Read what others are saying
     

    © 2011 The Washington Post Company