NLDS Preview | A week ago, he said his hamstring strain was at around 80 percent, with the Nationals not wanting to risk reinjury. So where do the Nationals play Zimmerman in the NLDS against the Giants?
NLDS Preview | The Nationals had the most September wins in the majors and head into the playoffs on a two-month hot streak. They open the postseason Friday against the San Francisco Giants.
While the Nationals have wrapped up their second NL East title in three years, it remains to be seen which team they’ll face in the upcoming divisional series.
Many core players were on the 2012 team that fell to the Cardinals in five games of the NLDS. They have experience, but the Nationals will need more than that to make a deep run this October.
The 21-year-old slugger has had a turnaround over the past month, living up to his reputation as a power hitter and consistent presence in the lineup.
Williams believes in being aggressive and applying pressure. That’s led to slight increases per game in stolen bases, hits and RBIs this year.
The infielder hasn't played as much since the acquisition of Asdrubal Cabrera, but he's ready whenever the Nationals call upon him.
Washington's catcher continued a hot August by going 2-for-4 in Thursday's win over the Diamondbacks.
With all the recent extra-inning games, Nationals relievers are getting a lot of work.
The Nationals have the best record in the National League after three straight walk-off victories.