The Nationals' right-hander left another start early, when trouble that plagued him earlier this season crept up again.
Whatever happened to Robinson's unbreakable bat?
Discuss here: Stephen Strasburg vs. Brad Hand.
COLUMN | Injuries, questionable managing and shaky middle relief have all been issues, but the inconsistent starting rotation is the biggest problem this season.
Washington keeps pace with the Mets, but starter Stephen Strasburg is pulled after four innings.
Right-hander Jordan Zimmermann throws seven strong innings as the Nationals trim their deficit to 5.5 games.
The Mets had already lost by the time the Nationals played Saturday night. Did they know that going in?
The center fielder returns after sitting out of the past two starting lineups.
Span on his return: "I knew I couldn't give them what I normally could bring to this game and this ballclub."
Discuss tonight's game against the Marlins here.
Bryce Harper will play center field again Saturday.
After leaving Thursday night's game with injuries, Taylor and Yunel Escobar are absent from the Nationals' lineup vs. the Marlins.
Discuss here: Max Scherzer vs. Adam Conley.