Gio Gonzalez threw 35 pitches in bullpen session

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Washington Nationals' lefty Gio Gonzalez was placed on the 15-Day DL with shoulder inflammation on May 18th. Nats' skipper Matt Williams told reporters today that Gonzalez threw his first bullpen session since landing on the DL.

Zimmerman batting 3rd, DHing for P-Nats tonight

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Washington Nationals' third baseman Ryan Zimmerman will make his first rehab appearance tonight with the Nats' High-A affiliate, the Potomac Nationals. Zim's batting third and serving as the P-Nats' DH.

Drew Storen: Nationals' once and future closer?

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Will Drew Storen end up being the Washington Nationals' closer again next season if Rafael Soriano moves on? The way he's pitching right now, the 26-year-old, '09 1st Round pick is looking like he's ready to assume that role again.

Strasburg's 1st Inning woes can't stop excellence

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While other N.L. hurlers like Cueto and Wainwright are having excellent years, Nats' ace Stephen Strasburg is having a great season himself. Indeed, despite the first inning curse that has plagued him so far this season, hardware could follow.

"Didn't happen tonight for us." - Matt Williams

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The Washington Nationals left 15 men on base and went 2 for 11 with runners in scoring position last night. They even wasted a bases-loaded, no out opportunity in the eighth inning of what was then a 4-4 game and eventually lost 8-5 to the Marlins.

What's wrong with Jordan Zimmermann?

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In his last four starts, Washington Nationals' right-hander Jordan Zimmermann is (1-1) with a 5.96 ERA in 22 ⅔ IP over which opposing hitters have a .344/.382/.490 line. So is anything wrong with the 28-year-old right-hander?

Marlins not concerned about Alvarez's elbow injury

The Miami Marlins pulled Henderson Alvarez for precautionary reasons from last night's game, but it does not sound as though they are too concerned about a potentially serious injury with Alvarez's "right elbow stiffness."

Game 52: Raining, pouring. Nats 5, Fish 8

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It was a perfect storm of not-success tonight.

MLB Scores: Marlins 8, Nationals 5 (10)

The Miami Marlins cruised to an early lead, but the bullpen fell apart when Henderson Alvarez left the game with an elbow injury. But the Fish sparked a four-run 10th inning that proved to be enough for an 8-4 win over the Washington Nationals.

Nats drop 8-5 decision in frustrating fashion

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The Washington Nationals fell behind 4-0, but rallied to tie it on a Wilson Ramos home run in the seventh only to lose it in extra innings when the Miami Marlins put together a four-run frame. 8-5 final. Nationals now 25-27.

Marlins' Alvarez leaves with elbow stiffness

The Miami Marlins have to be concerned about yet another potential injury, as starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez was taken out of his start versus the Washington Nationals with right forearm stiffness.

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