Ryan Zimmerman (thumb) and Scott Hairston (oblique) are progressing in their return to the Nationals from injuries.
The Nationals need Gio Gonzalez to avoid the club's recent early-inning woes if they want to take at least one game from the Angels. Get live updates on Nats Insider!
Two guests joined us this week: Thom Loverro of ESPN 980, and Jessle Agler of the San Diego Padres to preview the Nats' upcoming series.
This week on Stock Watch we take a look at Bryce Harper's tough week, which infielder has quietly had a nice start to his season, and the state of the back end of the bullpen.