With a 10:50 start time after a nearly four-hour rain delay, the Nationals took the Braves into extra innings and emerged with a 4-1 victory.
Desperate for healthy outfielders, the Nationals are expected to promote top prospect Michael Taylor from Class AAA Syracuse.
Jayson Werth was scratched from the Nationals' lineup for the second straight night, unable to play due to nagging shoulder and ankle injuries.
Rain in Atlanta delayed the start of Nationals-Braves until 10:50 p.m. Weather aside, the Nats will try to bounce back from Friday's 7-6 loss to the Braves. Get live updates on Nats Insider!