• Johnson said catcher Wilson Ramos (left hamstring strain) will be headed to Viera, Fla., to get some rehab at-bats and make sure everything's all right. Ramos has been on the disabled list since April 14. The skipper said all reports are "real good. He's doing OK."
• Entering play Monday, outfielder Bryce Harper's seven homers in April had tied Alfonso Soriano's club record for homers in the month.
• The Nationals entered Monday on a roll when it comes to getting hits with runners in scoring position. They had a .354 average with runners in scoring position going back to April 9.
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