Nationals activated RHP Jonathan Papelbon from the 15-day disabled list.
Jonathan Papelbon (intercostal) is scheduled to pitch in back-to-back games for Double-A Harrisburg on Friday and Saturday.
Jonathan Papelbon (intercostal) threw 30 pitches in a simulated game on Wednesday.
Jonathan Papelbon (intercostal) will throw a simulated game on Wednesday.
Jonathan Papelbon (intercostal) tossed a perfect inning Monday in his first minor league rehab appearance with High-A Potomac.
Jonathan Papelbon (intercostal) is set to begin a minor league rehab assignment with High-A Potomac on Monday.
Jonathan Papelbon (intercostal) threw a 40-pitch bullpen session Saturday and felt good.
Jonathan Papelbon played catch on the field for a few minutes Tuesday.
Nationals placed RHP Jonathan Papelbon on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to June 13, with a right intercostal strain.
Jonathan Papelbon was unavailable Monday due to unspecified soreness.
Jonathan Papelbon worked a scoreless ninth inning Thursday against the Cardinals to earn his 13th save.
Jonathan Papelbon notched a two-out save Friday against the Marlins.
Jonathan Papelbon went off the rails Tuesday, allowing three runs in two-thirds of an inning in a loss to the Royals.
Jonathan Papelbon tossed a scoreless ninth inning Friday against the Cardinals to convert his eighth save of the season.