Week in Review: June 2nd-8th


Reliving the euphoric highs of a walk-off and the dismal lows of a loss to the Mets in these brief few sentences would be impossible. And even if I did, I would miss the many other notable events of the week, including the DFAs of Zach Duke and Henry Rodriguezand the MLB Draft. In case you missed it, here’s this week in review:

Jun 6, 2013; Washington, DC, USA; Fans wait during a rain delay prior to the game between the New York Mets and the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports

Sunday, June 2nd

Punchless Nats Fall To Braves In 10

Karns Makes Second Career Start As Nats Look To Win Series

Moments That Mattered: SMH-Rod

Week In Review: May 26th-June 1st

Nationals Drop Below .500 With 6-3 Loss To Atlanta

Monday, June 3rd

Werth Likely To Return Tuesday Against Mets

Moments That Mattered: Rock Bottom

Tuesday, June 4th

JC Romero Opts Out Of Minor League Deal

Wednesday, June 5th

Strasburg Will Not Pitch Thursday; Could Return Saturday

Cleaning House: Duke And Rodriguez Dumped, Espinosa To DL

Gio May Not Face Discipline In Biogenesis Case

Anthony Rendon To Be Everyday Second Baseman

Moments That Mattered: Ninth-Inning Heroics Bail Out Other Eight Innings

Strasburg To DL With Lat Strain

Lineups: Nationals Try To Keep Pace With Braves As Rendon Returns

Thursday, June 6th

Moments That Mattered: RIP Momentum

Mets Beat Up On Nationals

MLB Draft Today: Nationals Pick 68th

Ross Ohlendorf To Start For Strasburg June 8

Lineups: Nats Lean On Gio For Much-Needed Series Win

Nats-Mets Finale Washed Out

Friday, June 7th

Nationals Draft Jake Johansen

Harper To See Dr. James Andrews; Espinosa Receives Cortisone

Cedeno Called Up; Rain Delay And Detwiler’s Return Eliminate Need For Ohlendorf

Nats Rained Out Again; Doubleheader Sunday

Saturday, June 8th

Nationals Draft Day Two Recap: Johansen Signs, Nats Add Cheap Arms

Ross Detwiler To Make Rehab Start At Potomac Today

Nationals Look To Start Streak Against Correia And The Twins

Lineups: Here Comes The Sun