Fifty Christmas Eves ago, Curt Flood wrote the letter that started changing baseball.
Reflecting on the players' union pioneer and the great catcher elected to the HOF.
No more implosions or indecisions. The Nationals finished the pennant they started.
The Nationals have four shots at one more win for a miracle pennant.
Cancer-stricken Parker Staples' ceremonial first-pitch changeup telegraphs the Nats' Game Three triumph.
That's the Nats, after a second straight almost-no-no at the Cardinals in Game Two Saturday.
Anibal Sanchez's junkyard almost no-hit the Redbirds to open the NLCS.