Victor Robles’s first career hit was an adventure. (Katherine Frey/The Washington Post)
On Sunday, with a chance to clinch their fourth division title in six years, the Nationals went young for the last of 21 games in 20 days. Only one regular starting position player was in the lineup that took the field. Only one player was over the age of 30. And in the middle of the youth trial stood the greenest of them all: Victor Robles.
Three days after making his debut at 20 years and 111 days old to become the youngest player to appear in