The Nationals, as expected, have activated Ian Desmond from the 15-day disabled list and will have their All-Star shortstop back in the lineup for the start of tonight's homestand against the
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Needing some infield insurance while Ian Desmond returns from an oblique tear and Mark DeRosa battles a groin strain, the Nationals have acquired veteran Cesar Izturis from the Brewers in a waiver
The Nationals may still be looking for a backup catcher and, according to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, remain interested in Kelly Shoppach of the Red Sox.