With 11 strikeouts and only two hits in eight innings, Stephen Strasburg contained the Marlins to nothing as the Nationals won 5-0 in Miami. Here are the latest news and notes after Sunday’s victory.
Anthony Rendon remains day-to-day after being hit on his left elbow by a pitch Saturday. He left Saturday’s game and missed Sunday’s outing as well. Howie Kendrick, his replacement thus far, finished the series against Miami going 1-for-3 with a single RBI.
Stephen Strasburg posted double-digit strikeouts for the first time this season (11). Strasburg dropped his ERA by almost 1.5 runs, and is expected to start next against the Padres. That series begins Friday, April 26.
Ryan Zimmerman went 2-for-4 with two home runs. He tallied two RBIs as well.
3B Anthony Rendon: Elbow hit by pitch, day-to-day
RP Austen Williams: Shoulder, 10-day IL
RP Justin Miller: Back, 10-day IL
SS Trea Turner: Finger, 10-day IL
RP Koda Glover: Elbow, 10-day IL
Monday, 4/22: Nationals @ Rockies, 8:40 p.m. ET, Coors Field
Tuesday, 4/23: Nationals @ Rockies, 8:40 p.m. ET, Coors Field
Wednesday, 4/24: Nationals @ Rockies, 3:10 p.m. ET, Coors Field
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