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The Rockies had men on in four of the first six innings against Strasburg, but were never able to bunch their hits.

NOTES: In middle of 20 straight days with a game, Colorado manager Walt Weiss rested SS Troy Tulowitzki and OF Charlie Blackmon. Blackmon grounded out as a pinch hitter in the eighth. . Rockies LH Brett Anderson (broken finger), on the DL since April 13, is scheduled to make his first rehab start Wednesday for Triple-A Colorado Springs. . The Nationals, after allowing 19 unearned runs in March/April and 13 in May, set a new club record by allowing just two in June. . Colorado’s LH Tyler Matzek (1-2, 4.24) opposes RH Doug Fister (6-2, 2.83) in Wednesday’s series finale.