The Nationals activated Asdrubal Cabrera to their 25-man roster on Friday, one day after the infielder came over in a deadline day trade with the Cleveland Indians.
Here are this week’s MLB Power Rankings featuring thoughts on each team from Mark Zuckerman, Chase Hughes and myself, Steve Roney.
After dominating the NL most of the season, the Nationals' bullpen has faltered over the last two weeks, including in Thursday's loss to the Phillies.
In Thursday's 10-4 loss to the Phillies, Gio Gonzalez again struggled after coming off a good outing.
Both Gio Gonzalez and Cliff Lee were bounced from Thursday night's game early at Nationals Park, leading to a battle of the bullpens that Washington lost, 10-4.