1. $210M Ace Max Scherzer Has Passed Clayton Kershaw as MLB's No. 1 Pitcher

    The Washington Nationals signed Max Scherzer for $210 million in 2015. Two years and change later, that looks like money well spent on the best pitcher in Major League Baseball...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 19 hours ago 124,031 reads 0 comments

  2. Francisco Rodriguez Reportedly Signs Nationals Contract, Will Report to Minors

    The Washington Nationals signed relief pitcher Francisco Rodriguez to a minor league deal Monday, according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post later reported it was a "done deal...

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  3. Nationals Score 15-Plus Runs for League-Leading Fourth Time

    Fact: The Nationals beat the Reds 18-3 on Saturday, the fourth time they have scored 15 or more runs this season, most in the MLB ...

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  4. Baseball After a Congressional Baseball Shooting: 'You Just Have to Keep Going'

    Scenes from the safest place in the world, from one ballpark to another, as fans of America's pastime cope with another tragedy

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  5. Dusty Baker's Son Darren Selected by Nationals in 27th Round of MLB Draft

    The Washington Nationals selected Darren Baker, son of manager Dusty, in the 27th round of the 2017 MLB draft on Wednesday. Darren was made famous from a young age after San Francisco Giants first baseman J...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 13 days ago 5,996 reads 0 comments

  6. Even for Bryce Harper, 15-Year, $600M Megadeal Would Be Ridiculous

    Heard the latest chatter about Bryce Harper 's next contract? No? Well, here's a small spoiler: It's pretty outrageous...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 days ago 107,081 reads 0 comments

  7. Max Scherzer Becomes 3rd-Fastest Pitcher to Reach 2,000 Strikeouts

    Washington Nationals star Max Scherzer tallied his 2,000th career strikeout Sunday against the Texas Rangers ...

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  8. Koda Glover Placed on DL by Nationals with Back Injury, Joe Blanton Activated

    The Washington Nationals placed closer Koda Glover on the disabled list Sunday, a day after he injured his back in the shower. Pete Kerzel of MASN Sports reported the news, noting the Nationals also activated Joe Blanton...

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  9. Bryce Harper Records Outfield Assist with 98.2 MPH Throw to Home Plate

    Opponents better think twice about running on Bryce Harper . During the ninth inning of Saturday's 3-3 game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, the Texas Rangers replaced third baseman Adrian Beltre with Pete Kozma...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 17 days ago 14,275 reads 0 comments

  10. Bryce Harper Loses Helmet, Hits Cover Off Baseball

    Washington Nationals superstar Bryce Harper probably imagined ripping the cover off a baseball would go differently than it did during Thursday's game vs. the Baltimore Orioles at Nationals Park...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 19 days ago 5,492 reads 0 comments

  11. Nationals' Slugger Ryan Zimmerman Has Baseball's Hottest Bat

    The Washington Nationals crew is dominating the NL East, and it's led by one of the best bats in the league. Watch above...

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  12. Peter Gammons Clarifies Bryce Harper, Cubs Comments, Talks Star Joining Yankees

    Longtime MLB reporter Peter Gammons attempted to calm the firestorm concerning his comments that Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper could potentially sign with the ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 22 days ago 17,636 reads 0 comments

  13. Nationals' Jayson Werth Placed on 10-Day DL with Foot Injury

    The Washington Nationals have placed outfielder Jayson Werth on the 10-day disabled list with a bruised left foot, according to Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post and Mark Zuckerman MASN Sports...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 22 days ago 1,284 reads 0 comments

  14. Bryce Harper Suspension for Giants Brawl Reportedly Reduced to 3 Games

    Upon appeal, Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper 's suspension for his role in a brawl with San Francisco Giants pitcher Hunter Strickland was reduced to three games Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 28 days ago 17,827 reads 0 comments

  15. Bryce Harper Is Fighting Baseball's Unwritten Rules, Not Just Other Players

    The thing with sports fights is they're typically prompted by something most responsible adults would consider petty or childish...

    Joon Lee Written by Joon Lee about 28 days ago 56,428 reads 0 comments

  16. Bryce Harper Talks Fight, Doesn't Know Why Hunter Strickland Threw at Him

    Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper was among many who were surprised to see San Francisco Giants reliever Hunter Strickland appear to exact revenge for a series of events in the 2014 National League Division Series...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 29 days ago 35,044 reads 0 comments

  17. Twitter Reacts to Bryce Harper Throwing Helmet, Fighting Hunter Strickland

    Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper and San Francisco Giants pitcher Hunter Strickland mixed in some boxing during their Monday afternoon baseball game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 138,541 reads 0 comments

  18. Bryce Harper Ejected After Throwing Helmet, Punches During Bench-Clearing Fight

    Bryce Harper and Hunter Strickland exchanged punches Monday after Strickland hit Harper with a pitch. MLB provided video of the incident: In the eighth inning of the battle ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 29 days ago 528,560 reads 0 comments

  19. Washington Nationals Tie NL Record for Strikeouts over 3-Game Stretch

    Washington Nationals hurler Stephen Strasburg mowed down 15 San Diego Padres hitters via the strikeout over seven shutout innings Saturday...

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  20. Stephen Strasburg Had the Most Strikeouts (15) Any Pitcher Has Had This Season

    Fact: Stephen Strasburg had 15 strikeouts in the Nationals ' 3-0 win over the Padres on Saturday, the most strikeouts any pitcher has had this season...

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