Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 1, Nationals 9 – September 5, 2012 September 5, 2012, by Brett Taylor Enhanced Box Scores Chris Volstad was blasted. Dale Sveum was ejected. The Cubs’ bats were flattened, save for a meaningless 9th inning homer by Anthony Rizzo.ADVERTISEMENT More From Bleacher Nation There is Reportedly “Building Consensus” for MLB to Expand to 32 Teams Those Bullpen Numbers Are Bad MmmKay – Is Simple Season-Long Fatigue a Factor? Even in a Loss, Javy Baez Still Found Time to Be El Mago … Twice (VIDEOS) Struggles Against Hill, the Almora Decision, Lester’s Outing, and Other Bullets Sponsored Link: 25% Off Nike Gear at the MLB Shop On the Decision to Reserve Wade Davis and Instead Roll with John Lackey in the 9th Inning The Cubs Offense Has Stalled, But Are They at Least Going Down with Their Best? The Parallels to the 2015 and 2016 NLCS Are There, Depending on How Full the Glass Is ADVERTISEMENT SHARE: Brett Taylor Brett Taylor is the Editor and Lead Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation.Post navigationPrevious PostPrevious post:Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Nationals (6:05 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.Next Post Next post:Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Boise Advances SHOW COMMENTS!