In Davey Johnsons media session before Mondays game, the Nationals manager revealed two injuries that sound relatively minor at this point.
After six innings of work on Sunday, the Stephen Strasburg innings count now sits at 156.1 and the expected shutdown range of 160-180 innings is quickly approaching.
A three-game losing streak has dropped the Rays out of wild-card position and behind the Orioles in third place in the American League East.
As the MLB regular season gets set for its final month, the Nationals and Braves are preparing for what should be an exciting two-team race for the N.L. East crown.