After giving up a bizarre first-inning homer to Hunter Pence, Jordan Zimmermann got down to business and led the Nationals to a convincing win.
The Nationals battered Tim Lincecum yet again, led by the top of the lineup.
In need of more bench production, the Nationals called up veteran outfielder Nate Schierholtz from Class AAA and sent rookie Michael Taylor back to Syracuse.
After seeing their winning streak end Friday night, Jordan Zimmermann and the Nationals will try to start a new one Saturday against the Giants. Get live updates on Nats Insider!
This week’s episode of ‘The Baseball Show’ featured a look at several key contributors for the Nationals during the month of August.