Losers of six of their last eight, the Nationals will try and get back on track against the Chicago Cubs in a four-game series beginning Thursday night.
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The Nationals' lineup has been slumping, but help (in the form of Anthony Rendon) may be on the way.
The Nationals hitters struggled all night against Mark Buehrle, who pitched a complete game shutout. Toronto had no such difficulty against Nats starter Taylor Jordan.