Tigers acquired INF Steve Lombardozzi from the Nationals in the Doug Fister trade.
Steve Lombardozzi went 3-for-4 with a two-run double in Friday's win over the Phillies.
Nationals manager Davey Johnson said during a radio appearance Wednesday that Steve Lombardozzi will play second base for the final two games of the series against the Braves.
Nationals manager Davey Johnson said Wednesday that Steve Lombardozzi will begin playing regularly.
While his teammates were combining for 16 hits and 12 runs, Steve Lombardozzi went 0-for-6 for the Nationals on Sunday.
Steve Lombardozzi was responsible for all of the Nationals' offense in Saturday's loss to the Phillies, smashing a two-run double in the fifth inning.
Steve Lombardozzi had four hits, including a triple, and four runs scored against the Diamondbacks on Friday.
Steve Lombardozzi will take over at second base in Ian Desmond's absence, with Danny Espinosa shifting to shortstop.
Steve Lombardozzi had two hits and drove home a run, supporting Stephen Strasburg and leading the Nationals to a 4-0 victory over the Marlins on Sunday.
Steve Lombardozzi went 0-for-5 against the Jays on Wednesday and is 5-for-35 this month.
Steve Lombardozzi went yard on Sunday as part of a 1-for-3 effort against the Braves.
Steve Lombardozzi went 2-for-4 as the Nationals fell to the Diamondbacks on Tuesday.
Steve Lombardozzi took advantage of a rare start Monday, going 4-for-5 with a run and two RBI in a win over the Astros.
Nationals' manager Davey Johnson said Tuesday that he has considered giving Steve Lombardozzi some playing time in the outfield.