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Bryce Harper, Denard Span and Yunel Escobar are all back in the lineup for tonight's series opener in Atlanta. Join the conversation on Nats Insider!
Looking at Anthony Rendon's long history of injuries and whether the Nats should make a deal for a reliever before the deadline.
This week the Nationals will face the Braves and Giants, and also find out who made the All-Star team.

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Who is the biggest threat to the Nats in the NL East?
Braves
16%
Marlins
12%
Mets
71%
Phillies
1%

Injury Report

Injuries
DatePlayerStatus
6/25A. RendonStrained left quad (on 15-day DL)
6/18B. HarperStrained left hamstring (day-to-day)
6/12A. BarrettStrained right biceps (on 15-day DL)
6/10R. ZimmermanPlantar fasciitis, left foot (on 15-day DL)
5/31D. SpanLeft game - Right knee soreness (day-to-day)
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Nationals - Team News
Yunel Escobar - 3B
Yunel Escobar is in Tuesday's lineup against the Braves. Escobar missed back-to-back games after he was hit on the hand by a pitch on Friday, but he was able to return for the second game of Sunday's doubleheader. The Nationals...
Jun 30 3:40PM Read More
Denard Span - OF
Denard Span is in Tuesday's lineup against the Braves. Like Bryce Harper, Span sat out the second game of Sunday's doubleheader. The veteran outfielder has been dealing with a nagging back issue of late, but he's good to go.
Jun 30 3:38PM Read More
Bryce Harper - OF
Bryce Harper is in Tuesday's lineup against the Braves. Harper returned from his right hamstring strain in the first game of Sunday's doubleheader, but sat out the second game. He'll hit cleanup Tuesday against Shelby Miller.
Jun 30 3:36PM Read More
A.J. Cole - R
A.J. Cole left his start with Triple-A Syracuse on Monday after two innings due to groin... It's unclear if the issue will require an extended absence. Cole, 23, has made three appearances (one start) with the Nationals this season and owns a 4.40 ERA and 32/19...
Jun 30 12:34PM Read More
Tanner Roark - R
Tanner Roark took a beating, yielding eight runs in 3 1/3 innings in a loss in the second game... Death by singles. 11 of the 12 hits Roark allowed were of the one-base variety, but the Phillies did a good job of bunching them up, plating four runs in each of the second...
Jun 28 9:42PM Read More
Ian Desmond - SS
Ian Desmond walked and hit a two-run home run in four trips to the plate, but the Nationals... Desmond clubbed a two-run home run off of Severino Gonzalez in the fourth inning, helping chip into the four-run deficit the Nationals had entering the frame. It's his...
Jun 28 9:40PM Read More
Wilmer Difo - 2B
Nationals optioned INF Wilmer Difo to Double-A Harrisburg. Difo was up with the big league club as the 26th man for the second game of Sunday's doubleheader against the Phillies, striking out in his lone at-bat. He'll continue to...
Jun 28 8:36PM Read More
Yunel Escobar - 3B
Yunel Escobar (hand) returned to the Nationals starting lineup for the second game of Sunday's... Escobar was removed from Friday's game after being hit on the hand by a pitch. While not all at the same time, the Nationals had Escobar, Denard Span and Bryce Harper return...
Jun 28 4:54PM Read More
Denard Span - OF
Denard Span is not in the Nationals starting lineup for the second game of Sunday's... Span returned to the lineup in the first game on Sunday after missing the previous few days with a lingering back issue. He went 2-for-4 with a double and run scored in the...
Jun 28 4:51PM Read More
Bryce Harper - OF
Bryce Harper is not in the Nationals lineup for the second game of Sunday's doubleheader... Harper returned to the lineup in Game 1 on Sunday, going 1-for-4 plus a walk. Clint Robinson will draw the start in left field and bat fourth for the Nationals.
Jun 28 4:50PM Read More
Wilmer Difo - 2B
Nationals recalled INF Wilmer Difo from Double-A Harrisburg. The 23-year-old will serve as the 26th man for the second game of Sunday's doubleheader against the Phillies. In 54 games between High-A Potomac and Double-A Harrisburg this...
Jun 28 4:46PM Read More
Tanner Roark - R
Tanner Roark will start the second game of Sunday's doubleheader against the Phillies. The 28-year-old right-hander owns a 3.25 ERA, 1.16 WHIP and 26/10 K/BB ratio over 52 2/3 innings on the season. He should make for a nice streaming option against the...
Jun 28 4:38PM Read More
Drew Storen - R
Drew Storen needed only eight pitches to close out Sunday's 3-2 win versus the Phillies for his... Storen got Jeff Francoeur and pinch-hitter Darin Ruf to fly out before getting Cameron Rupp to hit a game-ending 6-3 ground out. The young right-hander has been nearly...
Jun 28 4:32PM Read More
Stephen Strasburg - S
Stephen Strasburg delivered another strong performance on Sunday against the Phillies, earning... Strasburg limited the opposition to four hits and a walk while striking out nine. Jeff Francoeur accounted for both runs, hitting a solo home run in the second inning and...
Jun 28 4:23PM Read More
Yunel Escobar - 3B
Yunel Escobar (hand) remained out of the Nationals' lineup for the first game of Sunday's... Escobar was hit on the hand by a pitch on Friday. There's no word on whether he might have a shot to return for the second game Sunday. Danny Espinosa is at third base in...
Jun 28 10:52AM Read More
Next Games
DateOppTime
6/30Atl4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
7/1Atl4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
7/2Atl4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
7/3vs. SF3:05 PT4:05 MT5:05 CT6:05 ET18:05 ET22:05 GMT6:05 3:05 MST5:05 EST5:35 VEN2:05 UAE (+1)5:05 CT
7/4vs. SF8:05 PT9:05 MT10:05 CT11:05 ET11:05 ET15:05 GMT23:05 8:05 MST10:05 EST10:35 VEN19:05 UAE10:05 CT
Last Results
DateOppFinal
6/28PhiL 5-8
6/28PhiW 3-2
6/26PhiW 5-2
6/25vs. AtlW 7-0
6/24vs. AtlW 2-1
6/23vs. AtlW 3-1
6/21vs. PitW 9-2
6/20vs. PitW 6-0
6/19vs. PitW 4-1
6/18vs. TBL 3-5
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Team Stats

Washington Nationals Stats
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Batting
PlayerGABRH2B3BHRRBIAVG
B. Harper7023953811612458.339
Y. Escobar682623785101427.324
D. Span532203667150521.305
W. Ramos592272260120734.264
D. Espinosa672193555121822.251
I. Desmond742893365170723.225

Pitching
PitcherWLPctGGSSIPKERA
C. Robinson00-1001.010.00
C. Stammen00-5004.030.00
M. Scherzer95.64315150110.11301.79
D. Storen101.0003102330.0362.10
M. Thornton00-280018.2142.41
J. Ross21.66733020.1232.66
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