1. Washington Nationals 4 Players Who Are in Serious Danger of Being Cut or Demoted

    This offseason, the Washington Nationals turned a nice roster into a World Series favorite with a handful of key acquisitions, but that's not such good news for some borderline big ...

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  2. Can the Nats Find at Bats for McLouth in 2015?

    Washington Nationals ' outfielder Nate McLouth signed a 2-year/$10.75M deal last winter, but suffered a torn labrum that ended his first season in D.C. in August...

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  3. Nationals Sign Pitcher Rich Hill to Minor-League Deal

    The Nationals signed pitcher Rich Hill to a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training, the team announced Friday night.....

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  4. Even on Shelf, Jayson Werth Takes Part in First Full-Squad Workout

    VIERA, Fla. - Jayson Werth was on the field this morning as the Nationals began their first official full-squad workouts in preparation for the 2015 season...

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  5. Gio Gonzalez: We Don't Want to Hear 'World Series or Bust'

    WASHINGTON (CBSDC) — “This is it for me, boys. It's World Series or bust,” former Nationals manager Davey Johnson proudly, and famously, declared months ahead of Washington's 2013 season...

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  6. Throwback Thursday: A standoff for the ages

    After the national anthem in sunny Colorado , Aaron Barrett and Brandon Barnes remained standing with their caps on their chests. They were locked in an epic standoff.....

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  7. A year older, Rendon ready for the long grind

    VIERA, Fla. — So many things come so easy to Anthony Rendon on a baseball field, it's easy to forget just how little inexperience he has.....

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  8. Scherzer: Wait Till You See My New Cutter

    On his way to the airport last month, after a news conference in Washington announcing the richest free-agent pitching contract in major league history, Max Scherzer had parting words for his agent, Scott Boras...

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  9. Harper's Not Lacking Confidence

    VIERA, Fla. - If Bryce Harper can back up the words he spoke this afternoon, then notify the park police: There's going to be a parade with red and white floats coming down Constitution Avenue in early November...

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  10. Carp Hoping to Bring Pop to Nationals' Bench

    The Nationals are looking to have a productive bench this year. In 2014, Nationals pinch-hitters had a .144 batting average. That could improve if first baseman/outfielder Mike Carp makes the team...

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  11. Harper confident in Nats' World Series chances

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  12. Williams on Harper: 'He's in Fantastic Shape'

    VIERA, Fla. - Nationals Manager Matt Williams took the field at Space Coast Stadium to throw some batting practice to a handful of his talented hitters. The group included Anthony Rendon, Denard Span, Ian Desmond and Bryce Harper...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 3 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  13. Harper: 'I'm Going to Bring a Title to DC, No Matter What'

    Harper on long-term with #Nats: "I'm not done here. I'm going to bring a title to DC, no matter what. I don't care how long it takes me...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 3 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  14. Striving to Improve, Rendon Ready to Take over 3B

    VIERA, Fla. -- Anthony Rendon finds it amazing that he is replacing Ryan Zimmerman at third base, because while growing up in Houston , Rendon admired Zimmerman from afar...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 3 days ago 15 reads 0 comments

  15. Yunel Escobar 'Comfortable' with 2B Move

    New Nationals second baseman Yunel Escobar met on reporting day Wednesday with manager Matt Williams and general manager Mike Rizzo, and Escobar, after initially having strong misgivings ...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 3 days ago 70 reads 0 comments

  16. Washington Nationals' Position-by-Position Breakdown at 2015 Spring Training

    The Washington Nationals checked off all of their boxes this offseason—fortifying the infield and amplifying the rotation—and now, with spring training upon us, we get ...

    Danny Garrison Written by Danny Garrison about 4 days ago 2,300 reads 3 comments

  17. Zimmerman Healthy, at Peace with Move to First Base

    Ryan Zimmerman's body is healthy, that is, as healthy as 30-year-old with 1,198 big-league games of wear and tear can be...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 267 reads 0 comments

  18. Despite Rumors, Desmond Is Ready to 'Enjoy This Ride'

    After a long winter away from the press, Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Chase Utley attempted to familiarize himself with the various media personnel that flocked to Florida for spring training by taking a photo at Monday's press conference...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 5 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  19. Harper Says He's Reporting to Spring as Light as He's Been Since College

    Bryce Harper made an appearance at Space Coast Stadium on Monday after a weekend of business and pleasure in Florida ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 5 days ago 235 reads 0 comments

  20. Desmond: 'I'm Going to Enjoy This Ride'

    VIERA, Fla. — Ian Desmond doesn't know if 2015 will be his final season with the Nationals . But he knows it could be, and so the veteran shortstop plans to savor every moment ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 5 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  21. Zimmerman Reports, Gets Right to Work at Firstbase

    VIERA, Fla. — Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman — that's a title everyone's still going to have to get used to — reported to spring training Monday morning and wasted no time getting to work at learning his new position...

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  22. Gio Gonzalez Gets Heckled by Teammates During Bunting Drill (Video)

    Nothing to see here; just video of Gio Gonzalez getting heckled by teammates (and manager Matt Williams) during an ill-fated bunting drill on Sunday.....

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  23. At Nationals Camp, Uggla Sees Chance to Resurrect Career

    Not too long ago, Dan Uggla was perhaps the best second baseman in the National League , a perennial All-Star who slugged at least 27 home runs in each of the first six years of his career...

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  24. Motivated McLouth Taking It Slow After Shoulder Surgery

    The Nationals plan on allowing outfielder Nate McLouth to progress slowly this spring as he recovers from right shoulder surgery...

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  25. Coming off Career Year, Catalyst Span Seeks More

    Nationals outfielder Denard Span arrived in camp Sunday and announced that he has fully recovered from December hernia surgery. However, Span indicated that he would take it slow early in the exhibition season...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 6 days ago 15 reads 0 comments