Bryce Harper is battling an illness but is in the lineup today as the Nationals face Daisuke Matsuzaka and the Mets in Viera. Join the conversation on Nats Insider!
Left-hander Matt Purke and outfielder Michael Taylor were among the players cut from Nationals camp on Thursday morning.
Though Jimmy Rollins has been a mainstay for the Phillies at shortstop - holding the starting job for 13 consecutive seasons - Ryne Sandberg could be ready to make a change at the position.
Tanner Roark got roughed up a bit in Florida, giving up three hits and three runs over 3 1-3 innings of his second start.