this week's preview written by @NatsGirl19
NATIONALS VS. GIANTS
At AT&T Park
10:15 ETon MASN2Storylines
- The Nationals are coming off of a heartbreaking loss that snapped an eight-game winning streak, the longest winning streak for the club this year.
- The Giants are battling for first place against the Dodgers, and with a one game lead over the Los Angeles team, this series will be a pivotal one for them.
- Gio Gonzalez
- 14-6 with a 3.55 ERA
- Pitched his first nine-inning complete of his career in his last outing.
- Ryan Vogelsong
- Leads the NL with an ERA of 2.27. Has a 10-5 record this season.
- Pitched seven innings in a 15-0 win over the Cardinals in his last start.
Who To Watch:
- Bryce Harper
- While the rookie hasn't exactly been blowing it up offensively as of late, his defense has been as stellar as usual and his offense is slowly picking up.
- Batting .249 with 10 HRs and 5 triples.