The Washington Nationals' first baseman Adam LaRoche is expected to play with the Potomac Nationals on Thursday night at Pfitzner Stadium. It's the finale for the P-Nats in a series with the Lynchrug Hillcats.
LaRoche, 34, was placed on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with a strained right quadriceps muscle. So far in 2014, LaRoche has swung to a .319 batting clip and a .421 on-base percentage in 32 games while scoring 18 runs and stashing six doubles, five deep flies, 21 RBIs, and 20 walks, according to a release. He has 217 lifetime homers and 746 RBIs.
LaRoche received a 2012 National League Silver Slugger Award, awarded to a National League first baseman with the "most prolific offensive pop," according to the P-Nats release.
The length of LaRoche’s rehabilitation start with the Potomac Nationals is to be determined, according to a release.The stadium is located at 7 County Complex Ct, Woodbridge. Game time is 7:05 p.m. You can order your Potomac Nationals tickets online.