Ian Desmond is not in the starting lineup for the second game of Thursday's doubleheader against the Mets.
Ian Desmond's sixth-inning two-run home run was all of the offense the Nationals needed to clinch the NL East division in a win against the Braves on Tuesday.
Ian Desmond went 3-for-4 with three RBI in the Nationals' 10-3 rout of the Mets on Saturday.
Ian Desmond went 0-for-3 but did draw a walk in his return to action Thursday.
Ian Desmond (back) is not in the Nationals' lineup Wednesday.
Ian Desmond left Tuesday's game versus the Braves with lower back tightness.
Ian Desmond left Tuesday's game versus the Braves with an apparent injury.
Ian Desmond went 2-for-4 with two doubles and a run scored in Sunday's win over the Phillies.
Ian Desmond went 2-for-5 with a solo home run against the Mariners in Friday's win.
Ian Desmond went 2-for-5 with a home run and two runs scored in Sunday's win over the Giants.
Ian Desmond is not in the Nationals' starting lineup on Thursday against the Diamondbacks.
Ian Desmond had three singles and four RBI against the Diamondbacks on Tuesday.
Ian Desmond hit his 20th home run of the season in the Nationals' 7-1 win over the Mets on Tuesday.
Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports that Ian Desmond and Gio Gonzalez both cleared revocable waivers.