Kyle McGowin has been optioned and positioned on Washington’s taxi squad, per Pete Kerzel of MASNsports.com (via Twitter). Adrian Sanchez has been returned to the crew’s alternate website. Sanchez didn’t see any recreation motion. McGowin, 29, had a pair of productive outings for the Nats. As one in every of their major multi-inning arms with choices remaining, McGowin is certain to search out his method again to Nats Park in some unspecified time in the future in the course of the 2021 season.
Corbin, in the meantime, finally ends up probably not lacking any time. Since tonight’s recreation would be the Nats’ fifth of the season, they’re technically nonetheless within the first time by way of the rotation. That may very well be enormous for Nats, who rely closely on their three-headed monster within the rotation: Corbin, Stephen Strasburg, and Max Scherzer. The Nats flip to Corbin tonight on the lookout for their first victory since Juan Soto walked them off with an RBI single of their first recreation of the season.