Jordan Zimmermann gets the start against a Chicago lineup that, at least on name recognition alone, doesn't really inspire a lot of fear. That, of course, means nothing, but it certainly looks like an advantageous matchup for Zimmermann.
The Washington Nationals have traded for veteran outfielder David DeJesus from the Chicaco Cubs and released Roger Bernadina.
In the middle of a road trip, the Nats are seeing their chances at the NL Wild Card grow fainter and fainter.
Bryce Harper was the center of attention all weekend in Atlanta, but the Nationals star says he holds no ill will toward Braves fans.