The Mets young rotation's workload is starting to pile up. How will Terry Collins manage this? That and more on Around the NL East.
Veteran outfielder Reed Johnson, out since late April with a torn tendon in his left foot, will begin a rehab assignment with Class A Potomac on Thursday.
The Nationals were shut out for the second consecutive night by the Dodgers and this one included another late blowup by Drew Storen.
The Nats bats were silenced by Clayton Kershaw, who turned in a dominant outing that led to Washington's a 3-0 defeat to the Dodgers.