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Strasburg struck out seven and walked one while giving up three runs on five hits over seven innings in a losing effort Wednesday against St. Louis.
Clay, 25, has a 2.70 ERA and 18:4 K:BB ratio through 23.1 innings for Double-A Harrisburg.
Demny, 23, has a 4.57 ERA and 23:6 K:BB ratio through 21.2 innings for Double-A Harrisburg.
Karns, 25, has a 4.60 ERA and 24:5 K:BB ratio through 15.2 innings for Double-A Harrisburg.
Manager Davey Johnson said that Lombardozzi could begin seeing more regular playing time, Bill Ladson of MLB.com
Espinosa could be in danger of losing everyday starting duties following manager Davey Johnson's announcement that Steve Lombardozzi would be used more regularly, MLB.com's Bill Ladson
Goodwin, 22, is hitting .276/.353/.487 with two home runs, five RBI and four steals through 19 games for Double-A Harrisburg.
Rodriguez threw two shutout innings Tuesday, walking one and striking out two.
Harper had two of the Nationals' five hits off Adam Wainwright in Tuesday's 2-0 loss to the Cards.
Detwiler found himself on the losing end of the decision after giving up two runs on eight hits and two walks with two strikeouts over six innings against the Cardinals on Tuesday.
Perez (wrist) returned from the disabled list Tuesday and went 4-for-7 with a double, two RBI and a run scored for Triple-A Syracuse.