Forecast: Cooler than it has been, thank goodness

Nats Opponent: Atlanta Braves

Game Times:  7:05 p.m.

Gates Open: 4:30 p.m. (CF gate); 5:30 p.m. (All Gates)

Pitching match up:
RHP Tommy Hanson (8-6, 4.12 ERA) v. RHP Stephen Strasburg (5-2, 2.32 ERA)

Giveaway: T-Shirt Tuesday - First 10,000 Fans

Ticket Special:  
Harris Teeter Tuesday when fans may present their Harris Teeter VIC Card at the Nationals Park Box Office and receive #5 off tickets priced $24 or more, 4 ticket maximum.

Special Presentation and Recognition:
Matt Capps, Heart and Hustle Award 

Pregame Ceremonies include:
• Ceremonial first pitch by Erin Kelly, Guest of Hard Times Cafe
• Presentation of the colors by U.S. Marine Color Guard, Marine Barracks Washington 8th and I
• Line-up card delivery from (TBA)
• National Anthem performance by Brian Lenair on Saxophone
• “Starting 9”
• “Play Ball!” announcement by Sgt Major Carlton W. Kent, U.S. Marine Corps