Worth noting

• Manager Matt Williams made it official after their 1-0 loss to the Phillies -- right-hander Doug Fister will make his Nationals debut against the Athletics in Oakland on Friday.

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.