Week in Review: May 19th-25th


After a somewhat sour end to their west coast road trip, the Nats returned home and back to their winning ways, but the team suffered a few injuries as well, with Ryan Mattheus hitting the DL and Danny Espinosa’s wrist fracture revealed. Here is this week in review:

May 24, 2013; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Nationals players Denard Span (2) and Roger Bernadina (33) and Bryce Harper (34) celebrate after defeating the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports

Sunday, May 19th

Padres Edge Nationals 2-1

Moments That Mattered: No Offense, But…

Lineups: Haren Hopes To Deliver Series Win

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Monday, May 20th

Moments That Mattered: Hitting Surprises, But Pitching Does Too

Lineups: Duke Makes First Start Of Season In San Francisco; Harper Returns

Tuesday, May 21st

Road Trip Of Doom Continues, Giants Blank Nats

Mattheus To DL, Werth’s Return Delayed

Moments That Mattered: Nothing Really Matters, Anyone Can See

Strasburg’s Improved Maturity Marks A Turning Point

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Wednesday, May 22nd

Soriano Blows Save; Giants Walk Off In The 10th

Moments That Mattered: Without Offense, Bullpen Squanders Strasburg’s Excellence

Lineups: Gio Looks To Stop Skid

Thursday, May 23rd

Nothing Changes, But Nats Beat Giants In Extras, 2-1

Moments That Mattered: Gio Keeps Dealing, Bryce Keeps Mashing

Friday, May 24th

Christian Garcia To Rejoin AA Harrisburg As Reliever

Saturday, May 25th

Zimmermann Leads Nationals Over Phillies

Moments That Mattered: Four-Run Inning Lifts Nats

Espinosa Has Fractured Wrist; Kobernus Called Up