Rafael Soriano News Archive
Nationals manager Matt Williams said he turned to Drew Storen to close out Wednesday's game because Soriano has seen a heavy workload recently, but he added that Soriano will be available Thursday, Dan Kolko of MASNsports.com reports.
Soriano blew the save Monday against the Marlins as he allowed four runs, three hits and one walk while recording only one out.
Soriano got the rare save opportunity while coming into the game with a four-run lead in Sunday's win over the Reds.
Soriano pitched around a hit and a walk to log a scoreless ninth inning and lock down his 24th save in the Nationals' win over Cincinnati on Friday night.
Soriano rebounded from a blown save his last time out to record a scoreless inning en route to his 23rd save of the season in Tuesday's 7-4 win over the Rockies.
Soriano blew his third save of the season but picked up his second win Sunday. He surrendered the tying run in the ninth while walking one batter and giving up two hits.
Soriano tossed a 1-2-3 ninth inning to pick up save No. 21 on the season Sunday against the Cubs.
Soriano pitched a scoreless ninth on Wednesday to pick up his 20th save of the season.