Worth noting

Worth noting

• Injured catcher Wilson Ramos is "coming along great" as he continues to rehab a strained hamstring and likely will play a rehab game by the end of the month, according to manager Davey Johnson.

• Adam LaRoche had hit safely in 17 straight games at Nationals Park before Saturday's game, batting .426 (26-for-61) during that span. He singled in the fourth inning Saturday.

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