No player has meant more the Nationals, or played better, than Anthony Rendon.
The Nationals will see their former coach Trent Jewett in the opposite dugout.
Jordan Zimmermann will face Felix Hernandez as the Nationals try to end a three-game skid.
Jayson Werth will rest his ankle as Manager Matt Williams gives Nate Schierholtz a start.
Ryan Zimmerman takes a good step forward in his comeback from a torn hamstring after an MRI.
Jayson Werth will DH and Nate Schierholtz plays left field against Felix Hernandez behind Jordan Zimmermann.
The Nationals extended their player development contracts with both minor league affiliates for two more years.
The Nationals have never faced Felix Hernandez, but they'll get their first look tonight in Seattle.
Nationals shortstop prospect Wilmer Difo was named the South Atlantic League MVP.
Only five starters in baseball have yet to allow a stolen bases and Fister is among them.