Slumps do not last forever. The Nationals are trying to figure out how to bring this one to a swift conclusion.
Scherzer was unable to throw a bullpen Sunday, and seems unlikely to make his next start.
The Nationals will try to head to Atlanta on a positive note with a win Sunday against the Marlins.
The Nationals will try to grab a win against familiar face Dan Haren Sunday at Marlins Park.
Nothing is going right for the Nationals, and they are not sure exactly why. They are hoping things begin to click soon.
The change in role has required Roark to change his approach, make adjustments.
Stephen Strasburg is back on the mound for the Nationals, who have lost nine games by three runs or fewer this season.
If the swelling goes down, Scherzer will try to throw his bullpen tomorrow.
Lineups for this afternoon's game in Miami.
The Nationals right fielder continued his strong season at the plate Friday night with four productive plate appearances -- and another walk.