Nationals recall OF Roger Bernadina

The Washington Nationals today recalled outfielder Roger Bernadina from Syracuse of the Triple-A International League. Nationals Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.

Bernadina batted .270 with four doubles, one home run, two RBI and seven walks in 18 games with the Chiefs. The 26-year-old is tied for fifth in the International League with eight stolen bases.

Bernadina is a career .243 hitter with 21 doubles, four triples, 11 home runs, 49 RBI and 21 stolen bases in 165 games during four seasons (2008-11) with the Nationals.