Drew Storen remains on track for a return around the All-Star break. Storen, who underwent surgery to remove bone chips from his right elbow on April 11, is throwing at 85 percent to 90 percent effort in his bullpen sessions.
Third baseman Ryan Zimmerman entered Thursday's series finale needing just six hits to reach 1,000 for his career, but he was mired in a 4-for-36 slump.
Manager Davey Johnson said that Chien-Ming Wang, who was moved from the rotation to the bullpen on Wednesday, had a good throwing session on Thursday. The Nats are trying to work on some mechanical issues that are giving Wang problems with command and location.