The 24-year-old power-hitting infield prospect needed playing time after missing most all of the 2013 season with injury.
After a year spent rehabbing an elbow injury, Matt Skole is re-establishing himself in the Arizona Fall League
One of the Nationals' best prospects underwent surgery on Wednesday.
Matt Skole could miss at least a month with a microfracture in his left wrist.
The Nationals send several of their top prospects, and others, to minor league camp.