Mike Rizzo, center, celebrates making the playoffs with the team after the Washington Nationals in their locker room at Nationals Park, Washington, D.C., Monday, October 1, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Photo by: ANDREW HARNIK

Mike Rizzo, center, celebrates making the playoffs with the team after the Washington Nationals in their locker room at Nationals Park, Washington, D.C., Monday, October 1, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)