You picked a good time to make franchise history there, Michael.
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Michael Taylor delivered the big blow for the Washington Nationals in Game 4 of the NLDS on Wednesday.
Taylor smacked a grand slam in the 8th inning against the Chicago Cubs to give his Nats a 5-0 lead:
Taylor went opposite field on the grand slam, which is no easy feat. He did it with two outs and off Wade Davis, making the situation even more pressure-packed.
His massive grand slam gave the Nats a huge cushion, allowing them to remove Stephen Strasburg from the game after he went seven scoreless.
Here are a few cool notes about Taylor’s grand slam: