Worth noting

• The Nationals entered Friday with eight errors, tied for fourth worst in the Majors. Johnson labeled the team's defense "sloppy," pointing out some of the little mistakes the team has made in the field.

"If you're really good, those things don't happen," he said. "But early in the season, the bad weather, maybe a little jittery, maybe trying to do too much."

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