Today the Nationals will look to keep it going after Friday night's blowout win over the Texas Rangers. First pitch is at 12:05 p.m.
Ian Desmond's 3-run homer Friday night ignited a Nationals lineup that sorely needed a big blast to get going.
An Ian Desmond home run in the 4th set the offensive pace for Washington, which blew past Texas for a 9-2 win on Friday night in D.C. More here.
Gio Gonzalez threw off a bullpen mound Thursday and said his injured shoulder feels "extremely better."
This week we welcomed ESPN college baseball analyst Kyle Peterson and Andrew Simon of MLB.com.