After missing 20 days with elbow inflammation, Doug Fister returns to pitch today for the Nationals against the Marlins. Get live updates on Nats Insider!
Clayton Kershaw flashed his Cy Young form, Scott Van Slyke homered and the Dodgers opened the MLB season with a 3-1 win over the Diamondbacks in Australia.
Gio Gonzalez ran up a high pitch count, but Blake Treinin again impressed as the Nationals lost 2-0 to the Cardinals in Jupiter.
Though all indications suggest Anthony Rendon will start ahead of Danny Espinosa, Nationals manager Matt Williams isn't ready to name a winner yet.