August 28: Marlins @ Nationals
Teams: Washington Nationals (63-62, -6.5 in NL East), Miami Marlins (51-77, -20.5 in NL East)
Streaks: Nationals: W1, Marlins: L2
First pitch: 7:05 pm ET
Watch & Listen: MASN / 106.7 The FAN
WSH Lineup: Jayson Werth (RF), Anthony Rendon (3B), Bryce Harper (CF), Ryan Zimmerman (1B), Ian Desmond (SS), Danny Espinosa (LF), Wilson Ramos (C), Trea Turner (2B), Max Scherzer (RHP)
MIA Lineup: Dee Gordon (2B0, Ichiro Suzuki (RF), Martin Prado (3B), Derek Dietrich (LF), Justin Bour (1B), Marcell Ozuna (CF), J.T. Realmuto (C), Adeiny Hechavarria (SS), Adam Conley (LHP)
Transactions: Denard Span has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with left hip inflammation. MLB.com’s Bill Ladson reports that Span will undergo surgery on Tuesday that will shut him down for the season.
- Span to undergo season-ending hip surgery (link)
- Rendon ends Padres’ rally with fantastic stop (link)
- Ross goes 6 as Nationals top Padres (link)
- Ross dominates Padres, questions about innings limit remain (link)
- Friday’s preview vs. Marlins (link)
Jacob Emert is an associate reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @JacobEmert.