Returning to the Nationals after a five-week absence from a broken hamate bone he suffered on Opening Day, Wilson Ramos didn't wait long to remind the team of his impact.
The Nationals optioned Tyler Moore to Triple-A Syracuse after Wednesday's win over the Dodgers, paving the way for Doug Fister's season debut on Friday.
After waiting out a rain delay, Stephen Strasburg took the mound. He immediately stumbled, but got his footing, and delivered a strong performance the Nats needed.
The Nationals activated Wilson Ramos off the DL on Wednesday and immediately got their starting catcher back in the middle of the lineup.
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