"I felt good today. I want to face the [good players] and see how I'm throwing."
(Collin Balester, via Nationals dot com, 2/26/2009)
"I thought it went really well. I went out there and threw strikes, kept the ball down and everything worked out good."
(Jordan Zimmermann, via MASN.com, 2/26/2009)
Nationals 2, Tigers 1: Balester, Zimmermann the story: 4 IP, 0 ER, 0 H, 1 BB combined, and not against a bunch stiffs, either!
Shawn Hill tomorrow. Let's keep those fingers crossed.