GAME IN A NUTSHELL: Needing a win to avoid their second straight series loss, the Nationals turned to Taylor Jordan, filling in for the injured Stephen Strasburg, and hoped for th
Stephen Strasburg threw pitches off flat ground in the outfield Wednesday afternoon, leaving the Nationals encouraged about the state of the right-hander’s neck and upper back.
The Orioles traded outfielder Alejandro De Aza to the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday. The trade was first reported by Foxsports.com.
In Tuesday night's loss to the Toronto Blue Jays, Nats starter Max Scherzer allowed four runs through six innings on six hits.