Nationals exercised OF Denard Span's $9 million club option for 2015.
Denard Span doubled in one of his two at-bats against the Marlins Sunday, finishing the season with a .302 batting average.
Nationals manager Matt Williams said Thursday that Denard Span (knee) will be back in the lineup on Friday.
Denard Span (knee) is not in the lineup for the second game of Thursday's doubleheader against the Mets.
Denard Span (knee) could play in the second half of Thursday's doubleheader against the Mets.
Denard Span was removed from Tuesday's game against the Mets after scraping up his right knee.
Denard Span exited Tuesday's game versus the Mets after making a diving catch.
Denard Span was held hitless over five at-bats, but the Nationals were still able to send the Marlins to a defeat on Thursday.
Denard Span singled three times in Friday's 9-8 loss to the Phillies.
Denard Span homered twice and knocked in three runs in Monday's 6-4 win over the Dodgers.
Denard Span went 3-for-4 with a double, a solo home run, and three runs scored in the Nationals' loss to the Phillies on Wednesday.
Denard Span scored the winning run on an error in the bottom of the ninth as the Nationals topped the Diamondbacks 1-0 on Thursday to extend their winning streak to 10 games.
Denard Span went 3-for-4 with two stolen bases Friday against the Pirates.
Denard Span continued his hot-hitting ways in Sunday's loss to the Braves, going 2-for-4 with a pair of doubles.