- Alan Winans got the start to give some of the starters extra rest ahead of the National League Division Series. He tossed 5.1 innings and allowed six runs.
- The Braves offense struck first in the first, courtesy of Matt Olson’s RBI single.
- The Nats put up a crooked number in the fourth inning to take the lead and again in the sixth to retake the lead.
- Jesse Chavez was charged with three runs, one in which were earned.
The Braves continue play against the Nats tonight at 7:20 ET with Spencer Strider on the bump.
More Braves News:
Jose Perdomo cracks the list of MLB Pipelines’ Top 50 International Prospects.
The Colorado Rockies signed outfielder Charlie Blackmon to a one-year contract extension. He will receive a $13M guarantee.
Miguel Cabrera will take on a new role with the Detroit Tigers next season, serving as a special assistant to the president of baseball operations.
All-Star reliever Tyler Clippard announced his retirement after a sixteen year career. He last played for the Washington Nationals during the 2022 season.