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Ryan Zimmerman    3B   Washington Nationals
Zimmerman collected two hits in his first game off the disabled list.

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Jordan Zimmermann    P   Washington Nationals
Zimmermann took the loss Tuesday, allowing three runs in six innings against the Marlins.

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Drew Storen    P   Washington Nationals
Storen will be relegated to the setup role with Jonathan Papelbon coming aboard via trade with the Phillies, Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports.

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Dan Butler    C   Washington Nationals
Butler was designated for assignment by the Nationals on Tuesday.

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Jonathan Papelbon    P   Washington Nationals
Papelbon's 2016 vesting option was converted to an $11 million guaranteed contract in exchange for consent to be traded to the Nationals, Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports.

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Jonathan Papelbon    P   Washington Nationals
The Phillies have agreed to trade Papelbon to the Nationals, Jon Morosi of FOX Sports reports.

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Matt den Dekker    OF   Washington Nationals
Den Dekker was optioned to Triple-A Syracuse on Tuesday, Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports.

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Manny Burriss    2B   Washington Nationals
Burriss was outrighted to Triple-A Syracuse on Tuesday, Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports.

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Ryan Zimmerman    3B   Washington Nationals
Zimmerman (foot) has been activated from the DL and is in the lineup against the Marlins on Tuesday, Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports.

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Jayson Werth    OF   Washington Nationals
Werth (wrist) has been activated from the DL and is in the lineup Tuesday against the Marlins, Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports.

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Ryan Zimmerman    3B   Washington Nationals
Zimmerman (foot) and Jayson Werth (wrist) will likely be activated from the disabled list for Tuesday's game against the Marlins, the Nationals' official website reports.

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Jayson Werth    OF   Washington Nationals
Werth (wrist) will rejoin the Nationals in Miami on Tuesday, James Wagner of the Washington Post reports.

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Stephen Strasburg    P   Washington Nationals
Strasburg (oblique) will make his first rehab appearance Wednesday since going on the disabled list July 5, Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports.

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Joe Ross    P   Washington Nationals
Ross (2-3) gave up three runs on five hits Sunday, striking out seven batters through six innings during a 3-1 loss to the Pirates.

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Austin Voth    P   Washington Nationals
Voth, 23, has a 2.82 ERA and 108:27 K:BB through 115 innings for Double-A Harrisburg.

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Jayson Werth    OF   Washington Nationals
Werth (wrist) went 3-for-4 with a double and two RBI in his eighth rehab game Saturday while playing left field at Triple-A Syracuse.

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Ryan Zimmerman    3B   Washington Nationals
Zimmerman (plantar fasciitis) has been running without issue while progressing through his rehab work, the Washington Post reports.

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Anthony Rendon    2B   Washington Nationals
Rendon is out of the lineup Sunday against the Pirates, James Wagner of the Washington Post reports.

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Matt den Dekker    OF   Washington Nationals
Den Dekker will make his third start in row in left field Sunday against the Pirates, James Wagner of the Washington Post reports.

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Yunel Escobar    SS   Washington Nationals
Escobar (wrist) returned to action Saturday and went 3-for-5 with two doubles and two runs scored.

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Ian Desmond    SS   Washington Nationals
Desmond went 2-for-3 on Saturday with a walk, two runs scored, two RBI and his 11th home run of the season.

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Michael Taylor    OF   Washington Nationals
Taylor had a big day at the plate Saturday, going 4-for-5 with a run scored, three RBI and his seventh home run of the season.

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Gio Gonzalez    P   Washington Nationals
Gonzalez picked up his eighth win of the season Saturday, giving up three runs (one earned) on five hits over five-plus innings while striking out five.

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Abel De Los Santos    P   Washington Nationals
De Los Santos was optioned to Double-A Harrisburg on Saturday, Mark Zuckerman of CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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Clint Robinson    1B   Washington Nationals
Robinson (illness) will return to the lineup Saturday against the Pirates while batting fifth.

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Yunel Escobar    SS   Washington Nationals
Escobar (wrist) will play third base and bat fourth in Saturday's game against the Pirates, William Ladson of MLB.com reports.

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Anthony Rendon    2B   Washington Nationals
Rendon (quadriceps) will bat second and play second base in Saturday's game against the Pirates, William Ladson of MLB.com reports.

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Anthony Rendon    2B   Washington Nationals
Rendon (quadriceps) was reinstated from the disabled list Saturday, Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports.

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Lucas Giolito    P   Washington Nationals
Giolito was promoted to Double-A Harrisburg on Saturday, James Wagner of the Washington Post reports.

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Lucas Giolito    P   Washington Nationals
Giolito, 21, has a 2.71 ERA and 86:20 K:BB through 69.2 innings for High-A Potomac.

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Max Scherzer    P   Washington Nationals
Scherzer allowed five runs on seven hits, walking one and striking out eight over five innings, but came away with a no-decision in the Nationals' 7-5 loss to Pittsburgh on Friday night.

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Stephen Strasburg    P   Washington Nationals
Strasburg (oblique) threw a three-inning simulated game Friday, MLB.com reports.

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Clint Robinson    1B   Washington Nationals
Robinson was scratched from Friday's lineup due to illness.

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Yunel Escobar    SS   Washington Nationals
Escobar (wrist) remains out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Pirates, James Wagner of the Washington Post reports.

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Ryan Zimmerman    3B   Washington Nationals
Zimmerman (plantar fasciitis) played seven innings for Double-A Harrisburg on Thursday, going 0-for-2 but showing decent mobility on the bases and on defense, the Washington Post reports.

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