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Werth was 2-for-3 with an RBI in the Nationals 1-0 win over Cincinnati Friday night.
Zimmermann was dazzling against the Reds Friday night, tossing a complete game one-hit shutout in a 1-0 Washington win. He walked one and struck out four.
Soriano pitched a scoreless ninth inning allowing one walk in a win against the Reds on Thursday.
Gonzalez rebounded from a couple of rough starts to hold the Reds to one run on one hit (a Joey Votto solo home run) over eight innings Thursday, walking two and striking out seven.
Espinosa went 2-for-3 Thursday with a double, two runs scored and three RBI.
Harper went 2-for-3 with his eighth home run of the season Thursday.
Span went 3-for-5 with a triple, three RBI and a stolen base in Thursday's win over the Reds.
Zimmerman (hamstring) could be sent out on a rehab assignment by early next week, CSN's Mark Zuckerman
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.