The Nationals activated outfielder Scott Hairston off the 15-day disabled list on Monday in the first move of what should be a week full of getting players back from injury.
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Devastated by injuries so far this season, the Nationals will get Wilson Ramos, Doug Fister and Scott Hairston back this week.
The Nationals missed a chance to beat the Phillies and take over first place on Sunday, but they still like where they stand overall.
When the Phillies had to scratch Cole Hamels from today's start due to flu-like symptoms, the Nationals figured they were catching a break. Not exactly.