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The Washington Nationals do not have pitcher Stephen Strasburg on the roster as expected for the NL Division Series against the St. Louis Cardinals.
After Tuesday's exhibition finale against the Red Sox at Nationals Park, the club surprisingly demoted left-handed pitcher John Lannan to Triple-A Syracuse and now Lannan has asked GM Mike Rizzo and the Nationals to trade him.
Ryan Zimmerman hit a two-run homer and Brett Carroll hit a bases-loaded triple and scored on a throwing error as a Washington Nationals split squad defeated the Atlanta Braves 6-3 Thursday.
John Lannan pitched five strong innings and Roger Bernadina hit a two-run homer to lead the Nationals to their second straight Grapefruit League victory, beating the Astros 7-4 at Space Coast Stadium.