Zimmerman on Werth: "I think we're going to see a way different player this year'
They've spent the last two weeks honing their skills. Now the Nationals enter Phase 2 of spring training: Playing in actual ballgames.
Bryce Harper has wowed Nationals hitting coach Rick Eckstein with an advanced approach to his craft despite his young age.
Though he'll be pitching against a college club instead of a big-league lineup, rookie left-hander Matt Purke is excited just to be in Nats camp this spring.
Hampered by a mild ankle sprain, Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche is taking things easy for a few days but expects to play Sunday against the Astros.