Two weeks removed from surgery to remove a broken bone in his hand, Drew Storen was back pitching for the Nationals on Friday.
With just over a week until they open the 2015 season on April 6 against the Red Sox, the Philadelphia Phillies are looking less and less likely to have Dominic Brown in their Opening Day lineup.
Rafael Soriano is still without a free agent deal as Opening Day looms just over a week away, but interest in the right-hander could be starting to heat up.
Jordan Zimmermann admitted Friday it's unlikely he and the Nationals will strike a deal on a new contract before his Opening Day deadline.
Ryan Zimmerman hurt his left side diving for a ball at first base Friday and left the game, adding yet another name to the Nats' long list of injuries.