Latest Player News for Washington
Desmond went 2-for-4 with a run scored Monday against the Braves.
Strasburg experienced tightness in his right forearm Monday night, the MLB Network reports.
Martinson is hitting .277/.408/.518 through 23 games for High-A Potomac.
Ray's second time around the High-A Carolina League has gotten off to a tremendous start with a 1.55 ERA and 34 strikeouts in 29 innings.
The Nationals optioned Solano to Triple-A Syracuse on Monday, the Washington Times
The Nationals activated Ramos (hamstring) from the disabled list Monday, the Washington Times
Detwiler struggled Sunday against the Reds, giving up four runs (three earned) on 11 hits and a walk, and striking out three to pick up the loss.
Ramos (hamstring) indicated that he's ready to return from the disabled list Monday, the Washington Times
Updating a previous report, Zimmerman (hamstring) will play rehab games at High-A Potomac on Tuesday and Wednesday before rejoining the Nationals over the weekend, the Washington Times
Harper went 2-for-3 and hit his ninth home run of the season in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Reds.
Soriano struck out two batters and tossed a scoreless ninth inning to pick up his seventh save of the season in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Reds.
Haren turned in his best start of the season Saturday, striking out five batters and giving up two runs over six innings in a 6-3 win over the Reds.