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Wire Taps: Erick Fedde impresses; Juan Soto moved up in Nationals’ lineup; Josh Edgin signs MiLB deal...

Catch up on the last 24 hours in Nationals news while we all wait for Max Scherzer to take the mound tomorrow night...

San Diego Padres v Washington Nationals Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images

If you wanted to ignore the Nats for a while, that would be totally okay. However, there’s no Caps game until Monday, so for now, you can placate your need for exciting sports with a game against the... Miami Marlins.

Here’s what’s fresh in Florida.

Erick Fedde shows he belongs, but Nationals’ bats give him little support
The offense wasn't good, but Erick Fedde was healthy and looked like he could be a part of the big-league club in the near future.

Soto moved up in lineup, Torres dropped from roster
Juan Soto got the second spot in the lineup in his third major league start, and showed some serious restraint at the plate.

Nationals recall Erick Fedde, designate Carlos Torres for assignment
Torres had a 6.35 ERA over ten relief appearances for the Nats.

Erick Fedde shows potential in loss to Padres
Erick Fedde's plane was delayed, ran out of fuel, and changed flight crews. He got to Nats Park, only allowing three runs in 5.2 innings. It was an encouraging sign for Fedde, who had his command and his velocity.

Nationals, Josh Edgin Agree To Minor League Deal
Edgin pitched to a 3.49 ERA from 2012-2017 with the Mets' bullpen.

Trea Turner lends helping hand for Shred Hate
Shred Hate, MLB's anti-bullying organization, got a celebrity voice in Trea Turner, who talked to the kids about the value of friends and family.

Bryce Harper battles sun in loss to Padres
The sun monster almost got the best of Bryce yesterday, and led to a few circus grabs on the way.