The Washington Nationals blanked the Chicago Cubs Wednesday night for force a winner take all game five in their NLDS. Steven Strasburg pitched went seven innings to get the win. Strasburg allowed three hits and no runs with 12 strikeouts. Washington got all that they needed on an run scoring error in the third. Michael A. Taylor hit a late grand slam to finish the scoring for the Nationals. The series is now even at two games apiece.