After getting swept by the Yankees, the Nationals have their work cut out for themselves tonight when Tampa Bay comes to town.
Needing help behind the plate at Class AAA Syracuse, the Nationals have signed 33-year-old Koyie Hill.
Nationals pitchers continue to excel, but they desperately need Ryan Zimmerman to get his bat going after a frustrating start to his season.
They've managed to overcome injuries and shaky performances by some. Now the Nationals are hoping the return of several injured relievers will pay off down the stretch.
After a terrible first two months of the year, LHP John Lannan has put out a few good starts and seems to be getting it together.