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Phil Wood: Nationals' Gonzalez going for historic victory

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Should Nats left-hander Gio Gonzalez defeat the Braves Sunday night in Atlanta, he'll become Washington's first 20-game winner in nearly 60 years. On Saturday, Sept. 12, 1953, Senators right-hander Bob Porterfield beat Cleveland 4-3 at Griffith Stadium to notch his 20th victory. He'd go on to win his final two starts of the season to finish the year 22-10. Porterfield went 12-1 over his final...

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