They've lost more than half their starting lineup to injuries at various points over the last two months. Their star-studded rotation has been decidedly average to date.
PHILADELPHIA — Craig Stammen joined one of the rarest of fraternities on Sunday: Major-league ballplayers with college degrees.
After Nationals starter Taylor Jordan left Sunday's game due to a fever, relievers Ross Detwiler and Aaron Barrett had trouble picking up where he left off.
Matt Williams has "expressed confidence" in Tyler Clippard, but if Williams wants someone else on the mound, he has options.