Top Nationals prospect Anthony Rendon, who broke his ankle in early April, began a rehab assignment today in the rookie Gulf Coast League.
Gio Gonzalez faces R.A. Dickey in a matinee matchup of 12-game winners. Mark Zuckerman has live updates and analysis on Nats Insider.
The Nationals have a chance to sweep the Mets today, and the man they'll send to the mound Gio Gonzalez will be seeking his league-leading 13th victory of the season. Join the conversation!
The Nationals are activating reliever Drew Storen off the disabled list and designating outfielder Rick Ankiel for assignment before today's series finale against the Mets.
Ian Desmond's oblique injury may be here to stay and the Nationals are part of trade rumors to land a star pitcher.