Despite acknowledging he may need to spend more time on the DL, Ryan Zimmerman is starting for the Nationals in today's series finale against the Orioles. Join the conversation with Nats Insider Mark Zuckerman at 1:35!
Edwin Jackson carried a 1-hitter into the seventh, and Tyler Clippard dominated the ninth inning again as the Nationals beat the Orioles 3-1.
After another 0-for-4 night brought his average down to .218, Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman admitted his right shoulder continues to be a problem.
Edwin Jackson took a one-hitter into the seventh inning, Adam LaRoche homered, and the Washington Nationals beat rookie Wei-Yin Chen and the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 on Saturday night.
Veteran Mark DeRosa is about ready to return from an oblique strain, leaving the Nationals with a tough roster decision.