The Nationals did not win the game, but they did get a key ninth-inning play from an important player that could open the door to a surge before the All-Star break.
The Rockies ended up beating the Nationals 11-10 in 11 innings Thursday, but it would not have been that way had it not been for Bryce Harper.
Throughout the series against Colorado, Harper wasn't getting much to hit or, he felt, many calls.
"The whole series they were pitching me out and up," Harper said. "They didn't throw...