In the Braves 3-2 win Monday night over Washington, the box score shows that the Nationals had three up and three down in the night inning. But it wasn’t that simple.
Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond led off the ninth by hitting a routine grounder to Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons. As Simmons fielded the ball, his legs went out from under him, and it appeared that the Nats would have something going to start the last frame.
But Simmons wasn’t going to let a little thing like sitting on … Read the rest