Former Senators pitcher Connie Marrero passed away on Wednesday at the age of 102, just two days before his 103rd birthday, the Nationals announced.
Ryan Zimmerman (thumb) and Scott Hairston (oblique) are progressing in their return to the Nationals from injuries.
The Nationals need Gio Gonzalez to avoid the club's recent early-inning woes if they want to take at least one game from the Angels. Get live updates on Nats Insider!
Two guests joined us this week: Thom Loverro of ESPN 980, and Jessle Agler of the San Diego Padres to preview the Nats' upcoming series.