• The Nationals are planning to call up another pitcher and four position players on Tuesday, but manager Davey Johnson declined to say who was coming up. One player likely coming up is infielder Zach Walters, who hit a career-high 29 home runs Triple-A Syracuse.
• Right-hander Taylor Jordan has gone home to Florida for the season and will continue to work out at the team's Spring Training facility in Viera, Fla.
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.