All eyes will be on Gio Gonzalez as he tries to lead the Nats to their first home opening win since 2007.
Drew Storen had surgery today to remove a small bone chip in his elbow, a procedure that should sideline the Nationals closer for 2-3 months.
Stephen Strasburg out-dueled Johan Santana, and the Nationals took advantage of 10 walks to beat the Mets and come home with a 4-2 record.
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Stephen Strasburg and Johan Santana square off today in an early-season battle of aces at Citi Field.