Scherzer Putting Together MVP-Type Season For NationalsIf Max Scherzer continues to perform like he has through the first few months of the season, it will be hard to argue against him taking home his first National League MVP Award.
Cubs Lose Quality Control Coach Henry Blanco To NationalsBlanco will take over as the Nationals' bullpen coach under manager Davey Martinez.
New Nationals Manager Dave Martinez: 'We're Here To Win The World Series'"We've just got to get over the fact that we're not here just to win a playoff game," Martinez says.
Davey Martinez Reaches Agreement To Become Nationals' ManagerMartinez had served as Joe Maddon's bench coach for the past 10 seasons.
Report: Nationals To Interview Cubs Bench Coach Dave Martinez For Managerial JobMartinez, 53, has served as Joe Maddon's bench coach for the past 10 seasons.
Nationals Won't Retain Dusty Baker As ManagerBaker led the Nationals to the NL East title in each of his two years with the club.
Listen: Final Call Of Cubs Beating Nationals To Clinch NLDSWade Davis struck out Bryce Harper to end it, sending the Cubs to the NLCS for the third straight year.
Overjoyed Jon Lester Could Hardly Watch Cubs Close Out Game 5 WinLester "blacked out" as Wade Davis went for a seven-out save to win Game 5.
Cubs Add Another Chapter To Nationals' Bizarre Playoff DisappointmentsThe Nationals were eliminated in the NLDS for the fourth time in six years.
Cubs Owner Tom Ricketts: Wade Davis Is Our MVPDavis delivered with a seven-out save in a 9-8 win against the Nationals in Game 5.
Cubs Hold Off Nationals In Game 5, Advance To NLCS For 3rd Straight SeasonWade Davis nailed down the final seven outs for the save in the Cubs' heart-thumping 9-8 win.
Wild Sequence Of Events In Cubs' 5th-Inning Rally Had Never Happened BeforeThe Cubs scored four times in the fifth inning with a never-before-seen string of events.