Jayson Werth capped a late rally the pulled the Nationals to withing six and a half games of the National League's second wildcard berth.
Jayson Werth and Scott Hairston each homered in the Nationals' 11-6 win over the Cubs.
Jayson Werth launched a two-run homer in the seventh inning for his 1,000th career hit, highlighting a five-run rally that sent the Washington Nationals over the Philadelphia Phillies 8-5 Saturday night.
It doesn't get bigger than this. In likely the biggest baseball day that this region has ever seen, both the Nationals and Orioles will stare down decisive Game 5 match-ups Friday.
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