According to Jeff Passan and Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports, MLB player representatives "overwhelmingly agreed" that Alex Rodriguez should be kicked out of the union during a 90-minute conference call last week.
Nationals purchased the contract of RHP Lucas Giolito from Double-A Harrisburg.
Marc Carig of Newsday reports that despite Noah Syndergaard's denial, he is indeed pitching with a bone spur in his elbow.
Danny Duffy had it going Monday, striking out eight while limiting the Cardinals to two runs over eight frames in a 6-2 victory.
Aledmys Diaz (eye) will go to the hospital Monday night for further testing.
Nick Franklin went 3-for-5 with a two-run homer and five RBI in Monday's win over the Red Sox.
Red Sox optioned LHP Eduardo Rodriguez to Triple-A Pawtucket.
Ben Revere went 4-for-5 with an RBI, three runs scored and three stolen bases in Monday's victory over the Mets.
Noah Syndergaard denied a report that he has a bone spur in his pitching elbow.
Lonnie Chisenhall singled and lifted a three-run homer in Monday's win over the Braves.
Kris Bryant had a night for the ages in Monday's win over the Reds, going 5-for-5 with three homers and two doubles while driving in six runs.
Joey Votto hit a pair of homers, drove in three and scored three runs in Monday's loss to the Cubs.