1. Nationals Again Can't Beat Struggling Reds

    On the heels of an impressive, 3-game sweep of the defending champion Giants , the Nationals opened a 3-game series against a struggling Reds team that for some reason has owned them this season...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 6 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Max Scherzer Named to NL All-Star Team

    After Bryce Harper was named as a starter on the National League All-Star team last night, Major League Baseball announced tonight who would be the reserve hitters and the pitchers in each league...

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  3. Nats Recall LHP Solis from Double-A

    The Nationals have recalled left-hander Sammy Solis from Double-A Harrisburg and placed righty David Carpenter on the paternity list...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 11 hours ago 7 reads 0 comments

  4. Harper Says He Won't Participate in HR Derby

    Bryce Harper says he will not participate in the HR Derby. Says it's not about routine, is because his dad can't pitch to him (injury)...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 13 hours ago 5 reads 0 comments

  5. Nats Recall LHP Solis from Double-A

    .@ Nationals recall LHP Sammy Solis from Double-A Harrisburg; place RHP David Carpenter on paternity list...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 14 hours ago 2 reads 0 comments

  6. Jayson Werth 'Is Well on the Road to Recovery' from Fractured Wrist

    Nationals left fielder Jayson Werth, who's been out with a fractured wrist since being hit by pitch on May 15, was cleared to swing a fungo bat over the weekend...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 16 hours ago 17 reads 0 comments

  7. Scouting Reports for Washington Nationals Prospects in the 2015 Futures Game

    Down on the Washington Nationals ' farm, they seem to specialize in pitchers and middle infielders, and the sample the team is sending to the 2015 Futures Game is certainly representative of the population...

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  8. Video: Max Scherzer Got Messed with During His in-Game Interview

    In-game interviews always seem like a bad idea. Players and managers always talk about focus, but then the camera crew comes in and they're supposed to make smalltalk with John Kruk or whoever...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 18 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  9. Nationals Sweep Giants Behind Zimmermann, Ramos

    The Nationals said all the right things about this series with the San Francisco Giants , and all weekend long they played the right way against the team that sent them home last October...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 day ago 5 reads 0 comments

  10. Ramos Homers, Drives in 2 as Nationals Defeat Giants 3-1

    WASHINGTON -- Wilson Ramos snapped a tie with a sixth-inning homer, Jordan Zimmermann pitched seven solid innings and the Washington Nationals beat the struggling San Francisco Giants 3-1 on Sunday night, completing a three-game sweep...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 day ago 27 reads 0 comments

  11. Bryce Harper Named a National League Starter for MLB All-Star Game

    At each stage of his career, Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper smashed down barriers and set new records...

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  12. Harper on Using Patriotic Bat on the Fourth: "Why Not?"

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  13. Watch: Giants Attempt Bryce Harper Pickoff Using CF

    San Francisco attempted some clever trickery today when Bryce Harper had to rush back to second on a pickoff play that required Giants center fielder Gregor Blanco to rush in and cover second...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  14. Strasburg Exits with Apparent Injury

    Stephen Strasburg exits today's game with a member of the training staff with two outs in the fourth inning. Tanner Roark takes over...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  15. 'MURICA: Harper Goes Deep Using Patriotic Bat

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 days ago 105 reads 0 comments

  16. Gio Unfazed by Long Layoff in Beating Giants

    WASHINGTON -- Gio Gonzalez's start last Saturday in Philadelphia won't show up in any record books. It lasted 18 pitches and, with the game being postponed after a little more than one inning due to rain, officially, it never happened...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  17. In First Meeting Since NLDS, Nationals Get Better of Giants, 2-1

    Squint your eyes a bit and Friday night could have felt like last October, the last time the Washington Nationals hosted the San Francisco Giants . A sellout crowd filled Nationals Park...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  18. Nationals Manager Matt Williams Is Not One for Looking Back

    Matt Williams left his pain to the imagination. Nine months have passed since the Washington Nationals lost to San Francisco in the playoffs, but time can't persuade the manager to turn introspective...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Scherzer Goes Distance, but Controversial Call Hands Nats Loss

    ATLANTA (AP) -- Cameron Maybin drove in the go-ahead run with a chopper against Max Scherzer that bounced over third base in the ninth inning, lifting the Atlanta Braves to a 2-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 4 days ago 15 reads 0 comments

  20. ESPN's Curt Schilling Says Stephen Strasburg Should Be 100,000 Times Better

    Like a lot of people, Curt Schilling had lofty expectations for Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg when the No. 1 pick in the 2009 draft was tearing through the minor leagues during his rookie season...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 5 days ago 910 reads 0 comments

  21. Nats to Introduce Calvin Coolidge as Latest Racing President

    The White House Historical Association's annual Christmas ornament this year is dedicated to Calvin Coolidge, among the presidents most closely associated with baseball...

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  22. Nats' Bench Embracing 'Next Man Up' Mantra

    NEW YORK -- Injuries to Ryan Zimmerman, Jayson Werth and Anthony Rendon have forced the Nationals to rely heavily on their bench this season.....

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  23. Ranking the Washington Nationals' Best All-Star Game Candidates

    Before the season, I could've written down the names of the Washington Nationals ' five starting pitchers and it would have only been a slight exaggeration to submit that as a list of the team's top five All-Star Game candidates...

    Danny Garrison Written by Danny Garrison about 7 days ago 2,361 reads 2 comments

  24. Harper's Always Been Known as a Touted Prospect and Talented Player

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  25. Nats 3, Phillies 2: Strasburg Impressive Again in Victory

    GAME IN A NUTSHELL: With uncertainty surrounding the second game of Sunday's doubleheader at Citizens Bank Park, especially on the pitching front, nothing was more important to the Nationals than a strong start from Stephen Strasburg in the opener...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 9 days ago 14 reads 0 comments