Yadier Molina explains the potential base-running gaffe the Nationals let him get away with.
For making the National League Division Series, the Nationals received $2,124,312.75 million from the players’ pool generated by playoff gate receipts.
Historically, teams with the best record one season do well the next season. Most returned to the playoffs the following year.
The Nationals will begin Washington’s first major league postseason in 79 years in St. Louis against the defending World Series champion.
The Nationals are considered among the favorites to win the World Series; the New York Yankees are favored.
The only umps to eject the Nationals' manager in the past 12 years are working the Nationals' first-round playoff series.
The Nationals will play either the Braves or Cardinals on Sunday afternoon and on Monday afternoon.
The Nationals secured the top seed in the NL playoffs and will face the winner of the one game wildcard.
The Nationals will travel Friday for their opening playoff round, regardless of where it will be.
The left-hander's start will be skipped on Tuesday as he waits to start the opening game of an NLDS either Saturday or Sunday.