Stephen Strasburg and Johan Santana square off today in an early-season battle of aces at Citi Field.
Ross Detwiler pitched five scoreless innings and the Washington Nationals beat New York on Tuesday to hand them their first loss of the year.
The Nationals could be without Drew Storen for an extended period of time and while he is out will have to rely on Brad Lidge and Henry Rodriguez.
Bryce Harper is 5-for-18 through his first five games in Syracuse. Then there is his hair, for which there is no statistical category.
Davey Johnson said today the outfielder is out indefinitely after a setback in his recovery from a right lat strain.