"It’s bush league and irrelevant," Sandberg said of the slow james during visitor's BP. "What's the point?"
Gio Gonzalez vs. Aaron Harang.
The right-handed veteran pitched his first career inning at Nationals Park, a scoreless one.
Defensive play and RBI groundout key 4-1 Washington win to secure eighth straight series victory, and 19th win in 23 games.
Nats right-hander fails to make it out of the fourth for third time in four starts as his ERA rises to 6.50.
Right-hander throws eight strong innings and slugger blasts league-leading 16th homer in 2-1 victory over Phillies.
Clint Robinson and Jose Lobaton are starting Sunday.
The Nationals most big-league ready starting pitching prospect is bouncing back well from a tough debut.
Werth's wrist is still too swollen to swing, and Rendon is headed back to Viera for simulated games next week.
Discuss this afternoon's game with the Phillies -- Strasburg vs. Hamels -- here.
Roark will pitch Monday at Wrigley Field, and Jordan Zimmermann will pitch Tuesday on an extra day of rest.
Lineups for this afternoon's game against the Phillies.
The little leaguers also love Bryce Harper.