[Updated 9:50 p.m.]
Max Scherzer loves fantasy football and this month will be able to apply that passion to a good cause. The Nationals' ace is hosting a fantasy football fundraiser on August 22 and Nats Park.
Stephen Strasburg is likely to come off the disabled list and start Saturday night against the Rockies, a potential boost to a Nationals rotation that has yet to live up to its sky-high expectatio
Ian Desmond is out of the Nationals' lineup for Wednesday night's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, as manager Matt Williams gives him a day to rest.