Worth noting

Worth noting

• The Marlins received a scare on Thursday afternoon. While taking batting practice, Nationals outfielder Scott Hairston hit a line drive that hit the back of right-handed reliever Ryan Webb, who was able to walk off the field. Hairston showed concern and planned to find out how Webb was doing. Miami announced the reliever sustained a bruised back.

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.