Center fielder Rick Ankiel is set to come off the disabled list and join the Washington Nationals for Saturday’s game against the Cincinnati Reds.
The Nationals beat the Mets 3-2 for the second game in a row as Ryan Zimmerman drives in the game winning run.
Stephen Lombardozzi, the Nationals Minor League Player of the Year, got his first big league hit to give the Nationals a 3-2 win over the Mets.
The Nationals used four home runs to power past the Dodgers en route to a 7-2 win.
The Nationals defeated the Phillies 4-2, after Livan Hernandez pitched 6 and 2/3 innings of 1-run ball.
The Nationals and Rockies overcame a scary situation in the 2nd inning en route to the Nationals 5-3 win.
The Nationals hit three home runs in their 9-3 win over Atlanta, including a Grand Slam from Rick Ankiel.
Matt Cain strikes out eleven, knocks in a run and goes the distance in helping the Giants defeat the Nationals 3-1 and taking the three game series in San Francisco.