Washington players won't say it, but they have strong feelings about playing the Chicago Cubs.
Scherzer didn't throw a bullpen Wednesday, though he still could before Game 2.
By producing like he has, Rendon has accidentally transformed himself into a public personality, and he is wrestling with what that means.
Max Scherzer's case for a third Cy Young is strong, but don't count out Stephen Strasburg or the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw.
Nationals general manager recommended one of his own to a division foe looking for new leadership.
The Nationals' manager says he's not 'losing sleep over' his uncertain contract situation as he goes for his first title entering his ninth postseason.
Stephen Strasburg looks increasingly likely to start Game 1.
The Nationals third baseman finished tied for first in the National League in FanGraphs WAR.
Plus, will Anthony Rendon get an extension? And which pitcher will start Game 1?
Washington should be as well-taught, well-motivated and ready to win as anybody.