Nationals Vs. Blue Jays: Washington Looks To Win 5 In A Row

After winning game one of the series on Monday, the Washington Nationals will attempt to win their fifth game in a row as they take on the host Toronto Blue Jays. The Nationals (36-23) have a three-game lead atop the National League East, while the Blue Jays (31-30) are in fourth in the American League East.

Chien-Ming Wang (1-2, 5.11 ERA) takes the mound for Washington, and he'll be facing off against Henderson Alvarez (3-5, 3.76 ERA) of Toronto. Wang, the weakest link in the Nationals rotation this year, has a 7.18 ERA in his last five starts against the Blue Jays. Alvarez has not won a starting decision since May 10.

The game is scheduled to begin 7:07 p.m. It will be televised on MASN.

For more Nationals coverage and conversation, visit Federal Baseball, SB Nation's Nats blog. For the Blue Jays perspective, check out Bluebird Banter. Still not enough baseball for you? Head on over to SB Nation's MLB Hub Page, Baseball Nation, for all the latest news from all 30 MLB teams.

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