With Ross Detwiler headed to the bullpen, the Nats must decide between Taylor Jordan, Tanner Roark and Chris Young for the final spot in their rotation.
The Nationals traded veteran backstop Koyie Hill to the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday for a player to be named later.
It appears there may have been a specific reason for the Nationals discontinuing the use of drones.
The Nationals haven't named a No. 5 starter yet, but they have decided it won't be Ross Detwiler.