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Ohlendorf gave up three earned runs on four hits over six innings Wednesday, but took the loss.
Gonzalez will have his start moved up to Thursday against the Marlins to accommodate Stephen Strasburg (forearm) being pushed back to Saturday, the Washington Post
Strasburg (forearm) will have his start Thursday moved back to Saturday, the Washington Post
Desmond (hamstring) played both games of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Braves, and went 2-for-8 with a run, a double and a RBI.
Roark was at it again Tuesday, shutting down the Braves to the tune of seven shutout innings, giving up just two hits and one walk with six strikeouts and improving to 7-0 in the process.
Haren allowed just one run on three hits and two walks with four strikeouts Tuesday in the first half of the doubleheader against the Braves.
After throwing a successful bullpen session Monday, Strasburg (forearm) was cleared to start Thursday's game against the Marlins, the Washington Post
Nationals manager Davey Johnson says that Desmond has been nursing a mild hamstring injury
recently, and would likely only play one game of Tuesday's double-header.
Harper went 3-for-5 Sunday with two doubles, three runs scored and a stolen base.
Span extended his hitting streak to 26 games in Sunday's rout of the Phillies, going 2-for-5 with an RBI.