1. Impressive Scherzer Giving Nats Lots of Innings

    If there was one minor knock on Max Scherzer upon signing his record-setting contract with the Nationals this winter, it was a reputation for not pitching as deep into games as you ...

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  2. Denard Span Rehabbing, Inching Closer to Nationals Return

    Denard Span played seven innings in center field at Class A Hagerstown on Thursday night, his second minor league rehab game as he returns from core muscle surgery. Span went 3 for 4, including two singles and a solo home run...

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  3. Escobar Exits After Suffering Injury vs. Phillies

    Escobar out of the game. He ran hard down 1B line trying to beat out grounder to end bot 4th. Might've tweaked something...

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  4. VIDEO: Bryce Harper Demolishes a Hanging Curve for 3rd Homer

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  5. Washington Nationals Beat Philadelphia Phillies, 5-2

    At no point in the season beyond Opening Day was it expected the Nationals would have the same record as the Philadelphia Phillies . The Phillies' remaining stars have aged...

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  6. Doug Fister Wasn't Particularly Sharp, but the Nationals Won

    Doug Fister walked four batters for the first time in a Washington Nationals uniform, but he was good enough to beat the Philadelphia Phillies and Cole Hamels as the Nats' bats ...

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  7. Nats P Stammen (Torn Flexor) to Undergo Surgery

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  8. Nats P Stammen (Torn Flexor) to Undergo Surgery

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  9. Nats Reliever Rafael Martin's Big League Debut Was Historically Great

    Nationals reliever Rafael Martin had no words to describe his major league debut in Wednesday's 10-5 win at Boston and Red Sox hitters had no answers for the 30-year-old former construction worker's stuff...

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  10. Nationals Built Up an Error-Proof 10-5 Lead and Beat the Red Sox

    The Washington Nationals knocked Boston Red Sox ' starter Wade Miley out early and kept hitting until they were up 10-5 in the series finale in Fenway Park. With the win the Nats avoided getting swept and improved to 3-6 on the year...

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  11. Nationals Bounce Back, Topple Red Sox in Series Finale, 10-5

    BOSTON — After two nightmarish games in Boston, the Washington Nationals put together their best all-around game of the season Wednesday, defeating the Red Sox , 10-5. .....

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  12. Nationals Recall RHP Taylor Jordan, Place RHP Craig Stammen on DL

    The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Taylor Jordan from Triple-A Syracuse on Wednesday and placed right-handed pitcher Craig Stammen on the 15-day disabled list with right forearm stiffness...

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  13. Stephen Strasburg Just the Beginning of Nationals' Many 2015 Problems

    Entering the 2015 season, the Washington Nationals were one of the few sure bets in baseball, a near-consensus choice to run away with the National League East and a popular World Series pick...

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  14. Defense, Bullpen Let Nats Down Again

    BOSTON — Blake Treinen smacked his glove in anger, then ran toward home. Just when it looked like the Washington Nationals .....

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  15. Nationals Designate Xavier Cedeno for Assignment

    The Nationals have designated lefty reliever Xavier Cedeno for assignment, SB Nation's Chris Cotillo tweets. Dan Kolko of MASNsports.com tweeted earlier that Cedeno was not on the club's lineup card...

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  16. Taylor Not Leading Off vs. BOS, Escobar Replaces

    Nats vs RHP Masterson: Escobar 3B, Werth LF, Harper RF, Zimmerman 1B, Robinson DH, Ramos C, Desmond SS, Espinosa 2B, Taylor CF, Strasburg P...

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  17. Denard Span Cleared for Post-Surgery Rehab Assignment

    Jayson Werth came off the disabled list and returned to the Nationals ' lineup Monday and he may soon be joined in the outfield by Denard Span...

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  18. Williams: Nats 'Fully Aware' of 2nd-Worst NL Record

    BOSTON — Matt Williams, perhaps as agitated by his team's play as he has been since becoming Nationals manager 18 months ago, was asked if Monday's debacle of a loss to the ...

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  19. Defensively Challenged Nats Can't Execute Under Pressure

    In the last 103 years, plenty of Hall of Fame managers have sat in the same office in the bowels of historic Fenway Park having just watched the Red Sox defeat their team...

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  20. Jordan Zimmermann, Nationals Fall Flat in 9-4 Loss to the Red Sox

    t started as a memorable day for the Washington Nationals : The return of left fielder Jayson Werth to the starting lineup, a rare trip to Fenway Park, a walk through the corridors and grandstands drenched in a century of baseball history...

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  21. Red Sox Deliver Wake-Up Call to 2-5 Nationals

    Matt Williams, perhaps as agitated by his team's play as he has been since becoming Nationals manager 18 months ago.....

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  22. Sloppy Play Hurts Nationals in 9-4 Loss to Red Sox in Boston's Fenway Opener

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  23. Mookie Betts Robs Bryce Harper of a Homer with Incredible Catch

    It wasn't the play that decided Monday's loss for the Washington Nationals . Easier plays — including some of those not made — helped do that...

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  24. Nationals look lost in 9-4 loss to Red Sox

    Something has happened to these Washington Nationals . Sure, the 162-game season is just seven games old, but over three-plus hours here on Monday, the Nationals looked more overmatched then they have in some time...

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  25. Nationals P Jordan Zimmermann Rocked Early in Loss to Red Sox

    Nationals pitcher Jordan Zimmermann struggled against the Red Sox on Monday, allowing seven earned runs in a 9-4 loss...

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