It's only late April, but the Nationals trail the Mets by six games and have the chance to make up ground.
Nats catcher has done a little bit of everything during the team's current road trip
Scherzer will not miss a full turn, and will start Friday against Matt Harvey in New York.
Discuss tonight's Nationals-Braves series finale here.
The Nationals will try for their second series win tonight in the series finale with Atlanta.
On a minor league rehab assignment, Rendon hasn't played in a game since Saturday.
The right-hander's fastball was clocked between 91-95 mph in the Dominican Republic.
With the bullpen needing reinforcements and Reed Johnson injured Tuesday, the Nationals made moves to stabilize their roster.
The passage of the bill represents the last major step needed for the teams to move forward with the project, which they hope will allow them to use the facility as soon as 2017.
The Nationals 23-year-old pitching prospect had a tough first outing, but says he will learn from the experience, not dwell on it.