Nationals cleanup hitter Michael Morse won't be allowed to perform any baseball activities for a while after re-aggravating the lat injury that first sidelined him in spring training.
Gio Gonzalez takes on Cincinnati as the Nationals finally enjoy their home opener following a 4-2 road trip. Mark Zuckerman has updates and analysis from the park all day.
All eyes will be on Gio Gonzalez as he tries to lead the Nats to their first home opening win since 2007.
Drew Storen had surgery today to remove a small bone chip in his elbow, a procedure that should sideline the Nationals closer for 2-3 months.
Stephen Strasburg out-dueled Johan Santana, and the Nationals took advantage of 10 walks to beat the Mets and come home with a 4-2 record.