Jul 2, 2011, 1:36pm EDT
July 4, 2011
The doubleheader is a rare occurrence in baseball these days, and the Nationals played one this past Saturday to the delight and exhaustion of one Nationals fan who took in the experience of a doubleheader for the first time.
July 2, 2011
Ivan Rodriguez hit a two-out single in the bottom of the eighth inning to give the Nationals a 4-3 win in the second game of a doubleheader against the Pirates. Pittsburgh won the first game, 5-3.