Nationals fall below .500 with loss
ATLANTA -- A woeful showing at the plate while losing two of three games to the Braves has left the Washington Nationals below .500 and with an embarrassing .229 batting average.
Davey Johnson hopes help is coming this week.
The Nats managed only five hits in Sunday's 6-3 loss, and dropped 6 1/2 games behind first-place Atlanta in the NL East.
The Nats were...