MLB.com Columnist

Bill Ladson

Worth noting

• Nationals center fielder Denard Span received a scheduled day off against the Dodgers on Tuesday. Span and manager Matt Williams planned the off-day as recently as Monday.

• Agent Scott Boras took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and his clients Stephen Strasburg , Bryce Harper, Danny Espinosa, Anthony Rendon and Rafael Soriano poured ice water on the representative.

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