UPDATE: LivingSocial will pay for extended service. Read the entire story here.

Original Post: Fans worried about getting home from late Nationals playoff games might get some clarity on Thursday. Metro will make an announcement at 5 p.m. Thursday about late-night service. The announcement is going to take place at the Navy Yard-Ballpark station, which seems to indicate that fans who rely on Metro could have a ride home after late games. Stay with washingtonpost.com for the latest.