• Johnson said Friday that he would not shave until the Nationals' offense heated up. The team's five runs and 10 hits Friday night were a good start, but not enough to have Johnson reaching for a razor.
"My wife said I could keep it one more day," Johnson said Saturday. "The fuzz I got, it's gray, are you kidding me? You can't hardly see it. If you got my eyes, I can't see it, unless I put my glasses on."
• After pitching with a stiff neck Friday night, Nationals right-hander Jordan Zimmermann said he will make his next start and that the stiffness is nothing to worry about.
Tom Schad is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.