And, the Nationals are home after a 10-game road trip and has the most home games remaining of any contending team in baseball. “Great feeling,” Manager Davey Johnson said. “I’m not really a road warrior.”

Ross Detwiler (6-5, 3.18 ERA) is on the mound after switching spots with Edwin Jackson, and will oppose Mets left-hander Johan Santana (6-8, 4.58 ERA). Talk about the game here.