After latest playoff flop, Nats must decide Baker's future
7 days ago - By Boston Herald
WASHINGTON - This is nothing new for the Washington Nationals: enjoy the euphoria of an NL East title, then the disappointment of a Division Series exit - usually with a narrow Game 5 loss, usually at home. So once again, this time by virtue of a wild 9-8 defeat in the deciding game against the visiting Chicago Cubs, the Nationals head into the offseason knowing they've still never won a playoff series. As always, there are important questions to ask and answer, the biggest being whether manager Dusty Baker will be back.
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