The Nationals' losing streak reached four games with a loss to St. Louis Wednesday afternoon.
Despite a continued slump from last season, Danny Espinosa remains at second base even though Davey Johnson adjusted the lineup for Wednesday's game.
Desperate for a win to avoid a sweep at the hands of the Cardinals, the Nats send ace Stephen Strasburg to the mound this afternoon. Mark Zuckerman has live updates on Nats Insider!
Adam Wainwright was already hot and used memories of his struggles against the Nats last season as extra motivation.