One day after announcing that starter Zack Wheeler will undergo an MRI on his sore elbow, the New York Mets revealed the loss of their top lefty reliever for the season.
The Nationals continue their Grapefruit League schedule today with a road game against the Houston Astros in Kissimmee.
The Nationals made several minor roster moves this weekend, including sending right-hander Taylor Hill and infielder Jeff Kobernus to Triple-A Syracuse.
One of the New York Mets' best starters is awaiting results on an MRI conducted on his throwing elbow.
The Nationals played two split-squad games Saturday, falling to the Marlins 4-0 and the Mets 13-4.