Jordan Zimmermann had everything working just the way he wanted in a perfect four-inning performance as the Washington Nationals beat the New York Yankees 3-2 Tuesday.
Doug Fister played catch Tuesday and reported no elbow problems, leaving the Nationals hopeful he can open the regular season on time.
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The Braves are losing pitchers left and right, developments that highlight how much the Nationals could benefit from their current rotation depth.
Gio Gonzalez struck out the first five batters he faced then struggled to get out of the second inning as the Nationals lost to the Astros 7-3 Monday night.