WASHINGTON -- The scheduled game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Washington Nationals was rained out Tuesday at Nationals Park.

A makeup game is scheduled for Aug. 4. The Nationals will be in the midst of a homestand, as they play host to the Philadelphia Phillies from Aug. 1-3 and to the New York Mets from Aug. 5-7. The Orioles will be coming off an Aug. 1-3 home series against the Seattle Mariners before they play the Blue Jays in Toronto from Aug. 5-7.

The Orioles won the series opener 8-2 in 11 innings Monday at Nationals Park. The local rivals will play Wednesday and Thursday in Baltimore.