Ryan Zimmerman is still without a timetable to return, but he did take a step forward on Thursday in throwing for the first time in his recovery from a strained right hamstring.
This shouldn't be happening, not like this. It's not that the Nationals have won nine straight games. And it's not that they've won in walk-off fashion four of the last five nights.
It's been one month since Ryan Zimmerman last played for the Nationals.
On Tuesday, we at CSN had video of Nationals stars Do
Since Asdrubal Cabrera arrived in Washington on Aug. 1 - a day after he was acquired at the 2014 non-waiver trade deadline - the Nationals have gone 13-5 overall and 11-4 with him in the lineup.