Kurt Suzuki is excited to take over as the Nationals' No. 1 catcher, but manager Davey Johnson needed to meet with Jesus Flores to discuss his diminished role.
The Nationals won the opener behind John Lannan, but Gio Gonzalez was out-dueled by Josh Johnson in the nightcap of Friday's doubleheader split against the Marlins.
The Nationals and Marlins split Friday's doubleheader thanks to a near complete game gem by Miami ace Josh Johnson.
The Nationals finally found a solution at catcher in trading for Kurt Suzuki of the Oakland Athletics.
John Lannan was superb early on and after a few scary moments the Nationals' bullpen held on for the win in the first game of a doubleheader against Miami on Friday.