1. Caffeine Free: Nats P Tweets out Comped Java

    In the spirit of giving, Washington Nationals pitcher Doug Fister told his over 24,000 Twitter followers to have a drink on him...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 12 hours ago 14 reads 0 comments

  2. With Souza Gone, Taylor's Development Assumes More Importance

    Sometime last Wednesday afternoon, as the Nationals inserted themselves and their International League MVP Steven Souza Jr. into trade negotiations with the Padres and Rays , Michael A...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 day ago 248 reads 0 comments

  3. Is Cole ready to contribute? (updated with promotion, signing notes)

    If now-departed outfielder Steven Souza Jr. was the most popular name brought up by other teams at the Winter Meetings in San Diego earlier this month, right-handed pitching prospect A...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 days ago 313 reads 0 comments

  4. 4 Changes the Washington Nationals Should Make Before Spring Training

    The Washington Nationals are taking a noticeably patient approach this offseason, but last week the team put a clock on it with the announcement of spring training dates . Pitchers and catchers are scheduled to report to Viera, Florida, Feb...

    Danny Garrison Written by Danny Garrison about 2 days ago 2,489 reads 8 comments

  5. Heath Bell Writes Essay on Signing with Nats

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  6. Nationals' Starter Tanner Roark Ready to Prove Himself All over Again

    Tanner Roark threw a total of 198 ⅔ regular season innings as a starter for Washington in 2014 and 2 ⅔ postseason innings out of the pen...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 5 days ago 136 reads 0 comments

  7. Age-Old Rule Means Nationals PTBN Must Stay with Padres Till June

    Shortstop Trea Turner has been traded from the Padres to the Nationals . Everyone knows he has been traded from the Padres to the Nationals. But because of an antiquated major-league rule, he must remain with the Padres until mid-June...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 5 days ago 878 reads 0 comments

  8. Loss of Souza Leaves Nats with Hole to Fill on Bench

    With the trade of Steven Souza Jr. to the Rays , the Nationals lost a player who could have provided power off the bench, thinning out a unit that already was in need of bolstering...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 6 days ago 69 reads 0 comments

  9. Moore, Taylor Hope to Be in Mix for Nats' Bench Spots

    Ten weeks into the offseason, the Nationals have few open spots to fill on their roster, but on their bench remain several opportunities, at least for the moment.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 6 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  10. UPDATED: Trade Official, Turner Stays with Padres Til June

    The complex, 3-team, 11-player trade that was agreed upon Wednesday is now official. But the prized shortstop prospect the Nationals will be receiving as part of the deal still can't join his new organization for another six months...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 6 days ago 101 reads 0 comments

  11. Drew Storen Ready to Enter 2015 as Closer

    Any Nationals fan knows Drew Storen's been through the throes of late-inning failure and the thrill of crunch-time success...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 7 days ago 76 reads 0 comments

  12. Ramos, Lobaton a Formidable Tandem Behind the Plate

    Not so long ago, general managers putting together their rosters didn't fret much over catchers. You had your starter, who hopefully could hit a little and was at least passable defensively...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 7 days ago 76 reads 0 comments

  13. Nats Could Be Big Winner in 3-Team Trade of Padres Getting Rays' Myers

    Anyone who rushes to judgment on the Rays - Padres - Nationals megadeal might want to recall the last time Wil Myers was traded.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 7 days ago 76 reads 0 comments

  14. Nationals Announce Spring Training Report Dates

    In just over two months, spring training will begin in Viera, Fla. The Washington Nationals announced that pitchers and catchers will report on Feb. 19. Position players will report on Feb...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 8 days ago 78 reads 0 comments

  15. Nationals React to Detwiler and LaRoche Leaving This Offseason

    For as much talk as there has been about next offseason and the possibility the Nationals could lose some of their most familiar names, that process has already begun this winter...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 8 days ago 64 reads 0 comments

  16. Nats' Star Anthony Rendon Talks John Wall and the Wizards

    Nationals star third baseman Anthony Rendon talked about John Wall and the Wizards on Tuesday night's pregame show.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 8 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  17. Zimmerman to Transition to 1B

    Quantifying Adam LaRoche's importance to the Nationals over his four-year stint isn't difficult. Yes, there was the left-handed bat in the middle of the lineup that supplied necessary power...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 9 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  18. Storen Appreciates Vote of Confidence

    Two winters ago, in the wake of a difficult postseason debut in which he gave up the runs that handed the Cardinals a 5-game NLDS victory over the Nationals , Drew Storen watched ...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 9 days ago 53 reads 0 comments

  19. Young Quartet Ready to Make Impact for Nationals

    Two of the Nationals ' youngest players already are two of their best, so nobody will have to wonder about Bryce Harper or Anthony Rendon's role on the 2015 club...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 9 days ago 79 reads 0 comments

  20. Reassessing Washington Nationals' Offseason Plan and Breaking Down What's Next

    The Washington Nationals have been decidedly quiet so far this offseason. But with more than two months down and just one trade in the books, it feels like the dominoes are about to begin tumbling down in D...

    Danny Garrison Written by Danny Garrison about 10 days ago 1,078 reads 0 comments

  21. Harper, Nationals Avoid Grievance After Settling on 2015 Salary

    Star outfielder Bryce Harper and the Washington Nationals will avoid a grievance hearing over his 2015 salary after the sides reached a settlement Sunday evening, according to a person familiar with the situation...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 10 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  22. Bryce Harper, Mike Rizzo Turn Baseball Business into Pointless Personal Spat

    You have to wonder at this point if Bryce Harper and the Washington Nationals are ever going to get along...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 6,722 reads 14 comments

  23. Rizzo 'Disappointed' Harper Chose to Miss NatsFest

    NatsFest is the annual winter event meant to drum up excitement for the upcoming season. But this Saturday's event featured one notable absence: Bryce Harper, arguably the most visible public face of the team...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 11 days ago 2,112 reads 2 comments

  24. Kevin Frandsen Wants to Be the Nationals' Everyday Second Baseman

    Nationals utilityman has the everyday second base job in his crosshairs. With Asdrubal Cabrera a free agent, there's a vacancy at the position in Washington. “I want to win that,” Frandsen says, as MLB ...

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  25. Report: No Progress on Extension Between Nats, Desmond

    Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports that there has been no progress made on a contract extension between the Nationals and shortstop Ian Desmond...

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