Washington Nationals' John Lannan pitches in the second inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, in Philadelphia. The Nationals won 8-4. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Photo by: Matt Slocum

Washington Nationals' John Lannan pitches in the second inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, in Philadelphia. The Nationals won 8-4. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)