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Nationals Report

Thursday, May 1, 2008

The Next Three

Time

OpponentTV
Tonight7:10vs. PittsburghMASN
Tomorrow7:35vs. PittsburghMASN-

WDCA-20

Saturday1:05vs. PittsburghMASN
ALL GAMES ON WWWT (107.7 FM, 1500 AM)

SEE PITCHING MATCHUPS ON E7

PERSONNEL DEPT

OF Elijah Dukes went 1 for 4 with a double and three strikeouts last night for Class A Potomac as he continues to rehabilitate his strained right hamstring. . . . OF Rob Mackowiak made just his third start of the year, doubling and scoring a run in the sixth on Felipe López's fielder's choice grounder. Mackowiak went 1 for 3 and is 2 for 20 this season.

BY THE NUMBERS

8

Consecutive losses in extra-inning games for the Nationals before yesterday

QUOTABLE

" I don't know what I'm going to do. Maybe go down, sit in the bullpen when we're at home, because those are my buddies down there. That's my family. I'll probably go down there, sit with the family and try to go on and treat it like I was still active."

Closer Chad Cordero, on how he'll spend his time on the disabled list

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