The Nationals expect to have Denard Span back some time this weekend once his 7-day disabled list assignment is up.
The Nationals recalled lefty relief pitcher Xavier Cedeno on Friday afternoon and optioned right-hander Blake Treinen back down to Triple-A Syracuse.
After last night's debacle, the Nationals need Gio Gonzalez and Co. to come up big against the Cardinals. Get live updates on Nats Insider!
A bevy of errors helped to sink the Nationals in an ugly 8-0 loss to St. Louis on Thursday night. CSN Insider Mark Zuckerman has more.
On Thursday's 'The Baseball Show,' one segment featured a discussion about the early season struggles of Stephen Strasburg.