Can the Nationals not afford to keep homegrown conquerors Strasburg and Rendon?
Dubious call? The Nats don't blow, and Rendon hits a near-prompt two-run homer toward winning Game Six.
And in World Series Game Two the Astros fed the beast their own selves.
Cancer-stricken Parker Staples' ceremonial first-pitch changeup telegraphs the Nats' Game Three triumph.
Howie Kendrick's grand slam blew Dave Roberts' bullpen mismanagement up into neon Wednesday night.
Baseball's senior citizens are making more than a fair share of postseason racket.
That was then: Dave Martinez a dead duck in May. This is now: he looks like Casey Stengel.