Instead of just shutting down Stephen Strasburg in October, this season, the Nationals decided to shut down the whole team.
With the loss, the Nationals were mathematically eliminated from the postseason.
The Nationals/Expos postseasons 1969-2013
|1||1981||Montreal Expos||NL East||60||48||.556||2nd of 6||Lost NLCS (3-2)||Dick Williams (44-37) and
Jim Fanning (16-11)
|2||2012||Washington Nationals||NL East||98||64||.605||1st of 5||Lost LDS (3-2)||Davey Johnson (98-64)|