Shortstop Ian Desmond accounted for both runs in the Nationals' win on Monday night to continue his stellar season at the plate.
Gio Gonzalez struck out nine in six scoreless innings as the Nationals held off the Phillies 2-1 on Monday night.
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Davey Johnson says there's nothing to be concerned about the state of Stephen Strasburg's right arm, and the Nationals ace will pitch as scheduled Saturday in Atlanta.