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Blue Jays-Nationals postponed due to rain

Washington, DC (SportsNetwork.com) - Monday's game between the Toronto Blue Jays and Washington Nationals was postponed due to persistent rain.

Washington was scheduled to send Jordan Zimmermann to the mound to start this three-game set after being swept at Cincinnati over the weekend. Toronto was set to counter with R.A. Dickey.

The game will be postponed until Tuesday when the teams will play a split doubleheader with game one scheduled for 1:05 PM and the nightcap at 7:05 PM.