The Marlins battered the Nationals 12-1 Sunday afternoon, winning the 3-game series 2-1. Despite dropping back to a losing record of 62 and 63, the Nationals are 7 games behind the Phillies and the Braves who are tied for first in the National League East. The Nats have a chance to do some damage as they face the Phillies for a 3-game stand in Washington beginning Tuesday. The team has Monday off. Coming up this week, Tech Talk Live begins Monday night at 7 PM on WMVA, NASCAR Live airs Tuesday at 7 PM on WHEE.