Worth noting

• ESPN selected the Nationals game against the Braves on Aug. 10 for Sunday Night Baseball. The contest will start at 8 p.m.

Bill Ladson is a reporter for MLB.com and writes an MLBlog, All Nats All the time. He can also be found on Twitter @WashingNats. Daniel Popper is an associate reporter for MLB.com. He also can be found on Twitter @danielrpopper. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.