Yunel Escobar finally makes his spring training debut today as the Nationals face the Yankees in Viera. Join the live game thread on Nats Insider!
The Nationals named their Opening Day starter on Monday, two weeks ahead of their April 6 season opener against the New York Mets.
The New York Mets have named their Opening Day starter with about two weeks to go before the Nationals host them on April 6.
Former Nationals second baseman Asdrubal Cabrera is back at shortstop and will start there for the Tampa Bay Rays.