Worth noting

• Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos will begin a rehab assignment Friday for Double-A Harrisburg. He most likely will be off the disabled list by the time the team starts a four-game series in Atlanta against the Braves on Monday.

Bill Ladson is a reporter for MLB.com and writes an MLBlog, All Nats All the time. He also could be found on Twitter @WashingNats. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.