Nationals second baseman Starlin Castro suffers broken wrist, will be replaced by coveted prospect.
The Giants got relatively good news from the tests taken on a young player who might be having a breakout season. Austin Slater has a right flexor strain that kept him out of the lineup for a second straight game, but manager Gabe Kapler said it's possible Slater will be able to DH sometime this weekend against the A's.
The Baltimore Orioles successfully finished what they started, beating the Washington Nationals 6-2 on Friday in a game suspended five days earlier because of a tarp malfunction at another ballpark. Baltimore led 5-2 in the top of the sixth Sunday at Nationals Park when rain halted play. The game resumed Friday at Camden Yards with the Nationals serving as the home team prior to the opener of a three-game series at Baltimore.