To clear room on their roster for rookie pitcher Joe Ross, the Nationals made a pair of roster moves on Saturday in sending A.J.
This isn't the first time the Nationals have been linked to Ben Zobrist, and it likely won't be the last.
The Nationals saw Anthony Rendon finally return on Thursday night, but it didn't take long for them to have another player go down.
Losers of six of their last eight, the Nationals will try and get back on track against the Chicago Cubs in a four-game series beginning Thursday night.
In Tuesday night's loss to the Toronto Blue Jays, Nats starter Max Scherzer allowed four runs through six innings on six hits.