The Nationals saw Anthony Rendon finally return on Thursday night, but it didn't take long for them to have another player go down.
Losers of six of their last eight, the Nationals will try and get back on track against the Chicago Cubs in a four-game series beginning Thursday night.
In Tuesday night's loss to the Toronto Blue Jays, Nats starter Max Scherzer allowed four runs through six innings on six hits.
Denard Span met with reporters after the Nationals' doubleheader split with the Blue Jays on Wednesday to give an update on his sore right knee and shed some light on how the injury actually occur
Right-hander Taylor Jordan will get the start for the Nationals in their series finale against the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday.