Nationals recalled INF Wilmer Difo from Double-A Harrisburg.
Nationals placed INF Stephen Drew on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to July 24, with vertigo-like symptoms.
Trea Turner is making his second straight start in center field Wednesday versus the Indians.
Nationals manager Dusty Baker suggested late Tuesday that he's considering a change at closer.
Anthony Rendon went 2-for-4 with a home run, two RBI and two runs scored against the Indians on Tuesday.
Wilson Ramos went 2-for-4 with a home run and two runs scored in Tuesday's loss to the Indians.
Jonathan Papelbon melted down in grand fashion Tuesday, allowing three runs without recording an out in a blown save against the Indians.
Gio Gonzalez limited the Indians to three runs -- two earned -- over 6 1/3 innings Tuesday.
Joe Ross (shoulder) will throw a bullpen session Wednesday in Cleveland.
Bryce Harper will bat second in Tuesday's game against the Indians.
Trea Turner will start in center field Tuesday against the Indians.
Nationals activated 1B Ryan Zimmerman from the 15-day disabled list.
Nationals activated LHP Sammy Solis from the 15-day disabled list.
Nationals optioned RHP Lucas Giolito to Triple-A Syracuse.
Nationals optioned OF Michael Taylor to Triple-A Syracuse.