Gio Gonzalez takes the mound as the Nationals host the Tigers in Viera. Join the live game thread on Nats Insider!
The Phillies may have taken a big step forward in their hopes to trade slugger Ryan Howard.
Tony Gwynn Jr., Dan Uggla and Clint Robinson are some surprise names who have thrust themselves into the mix for spots on the Nats' Opening Day roster.
Giancarlo Stanton homered for the first time since he was beaned last September, part of a three-hit game that helped the Miami Marlins beat the Washington Nationals 5-4 Wednesday.