Braves-Nationals game being delayed by rain

WASHINGTON -- The start of Wednesday's game between the Nationals and Braves has been delayed due to rain, but it is expected to start at 8 p.m. ET.

Once the game begins, right-hander Stephen Strasburg is expected to take the mound for Washington, while Mike Foltynewicz will get the nod for Atlanta.

Bill Ladson has covered the Nationals/Expos for MLB.com since 2002 and writes an MLBlog, All Nats All the Time. He also can be found on Twitter @WashingNats. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.