A twisted ankle will prevent Stephen Strasburg from making his scheduled start, so A.J. Cole will now face the Tigers in Lakeland. Join the live game thread on Nats Insider!
The Nationals picked up wins in both of Saturday's split-squad games -- against the Marlins and the Braves. Things got chippy between pitchers in the first.
The Nationals play a pair of NL East rivals in split-squad games today, facing the Marlins in Viera and the Braves at Disney World. Join the live game threads on Nats Insider!
Bryce Harper hit his first home run and Max Scherzer struck out six in five innings Friday, leading the Washington Nationals to a 7-5 victory over the Houston Astros.