Nats’ Olsen Shines, Bullpen Lets It Slip – The Post
Bullpen wastes Olsen’s outing – The Wash. Times
Scott Olsen returned from the DL and pitched 7 innings of one run ball but that went up in smoke when the bullpen, specifically Ron Villone, came in. Marlins 4 Nationals 2.
Harris, Stammen Benefit From Extra Deliberation – The Post
Willie Harris looks to be the leadoff hitter for the foreseeable future, bumping the heart of the order back a spot. Craig Stammen, who was to be sent to the bullpen, will stay in the rotation for now. Shairon Martis is back in AAA — a good place for him. His early 5-1 record was a soft 5-1.
Kobernus gets birthday gift from the Nats – The Wash. Times
2B Jeff Kobernus, the Nats second round draft choice out of Cal, signed and is on his way to Vermont to play for the Lake Monsters.