A day after Jordan Zimmermann and the Nationals rebounded with a 9-2 win over the Marlins, Stephen Strasburg (1-1, 4.24) will take the ball looking to build off his strong outing against Miami just five days ago.
The Braves won their fourth straight game on Monday night, while the Marlins lost their eighth in a row.
On April 27 at Nationals Park before the Nats play the Padres, seven new members of the Washington, DC Sports Hall of Fame will be enshrined.
The Nationals' bench is playing much better through two weeks than it did last year. Have their depth problems fixed?