Drive Around The League: Nationals hit their stride

Chris Lingebach
July 31, 2020 - 2:40 pm

The Nationals have found their footing, rising to third place in the National League East on the heels of back-to-back wins, just in time for a nice break over the weekend.

106.7 The Fan's Grant Paulsen and Danny Rouhier preview the most pressing Nats topics in this weekly video series, giving their opinions on how Washington's season's unfolding and keeping you up to date on their footing in the NL East, while highlighting key plays.

On this Drive Around the League – brought to you by your Greater Washington Area Hyundai Dealers – Grant & Danny discuss:

An Early Break

The Nationals rebound with two consecutive wins over the Blue Jays to improve to 3-4 heading into this improvised break, brought on after their weekend series in Miami was postponed due to a sudden COVID-19 outbreak in the Marlins' clubhouse.

Carter Coming On

Carter Kieboom's transition to third base will be a huge determining factor in whether the Nats find success in 2020. After a slow start at the plate, Kieboom's starting to find a rhythm with his bat but will need consistent playing time to continue to improve in the field.