Nationals sent RHP Yunesky Maya outright to Triple-A Syracuse.
Nationals designated RHP Yunesky Maya for assignment.
Nationals recalled RHP Yunesky Maya from Triple-A Syracuse.
Nationals optioned RHP Yunesky Maya to Triple-A Syracuse.
Yunesky Maya didn't work out Tuesday due to illness.
Yunesky Maya, currently playing winter ball, has begun experiencing soreness in his elbow.
Yunesky Maya pitched 5.1 innings of shutout baseball against the Mets, allowing five hits, walking none and striking out none.
Yunesky Maya will start for the Nationals Saturday against the Mets.
The Nationals will fly Yunesky Maya to Washington as insurance in case Jason Marquis is traded.
Yunesky Maya allowed seven runs in a three-inning start Monday with Triple-A Syracuse.