1. Loss of Bryce Harper Not Catastrophic for Washington Nationals

    It was reported on Monday that Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper will be out until at least July after undergoing surgery on a broken thumb...

    Michael Natelli Written by Michael Natelli about 2 months ago 684 reads 0 comments

  2. Gio Gonzalez Features in Epic High School Prom Proposal

    Gio Gonzalez is a legendary wingman . The Washington Post's Scott Allen reports on the Washington National's pitcher and some help given to a high- schooler who just didn't know how to ask his girlfriend to prom...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 2 months ago 15,980 reads 16 comments

  3. Doug Fister on Track to Make Nationals Debut May 7

    Doug Fister delivered four scoreless innings in his minor league rehab debut Sunday afternoon with High-A Potomac and Nationals manager Matt Williams acknowledged to reporters Tuesday ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 156 reads 0 comments

  4. Bryce Harper Has Immaculate Post-Surgery Hair

    The Washington Nationals ' Bryce Harper underwent thumb surgery today and is expected to be out until July . But that didn't stop him from having a great hair day...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 2 months ago 26,905 reads 46 comments

  5. Nationals Demote Taylor Jordan to AAA

    Taylor Jordan, who grabbed a spot in the Nationals ' season-opening rotation thanks in part to Doug Fister's injury, has been demoted back to the minors after going 0-3 with a 5.61 ERA in five starts...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 78 reads 0 comments

  6. Nats Recall RHP Ryan Mattheus; Optioned RHP Taylor Jordan

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  7. It's Time for Nate McLouth's Closeup

    In the dead of winter, Nate McLouth seemed like a luxury. The Nationals signed him to a two-year, $10.5 million contract, maybe a bit heavy for a fourth outfielder...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  8. Nats Calling Up Mattheus, Sending Jordan to AAA

    Seeking extra bullpen help for the immediate future while paving the way for Doug Fister's pending return to their rotation, the Nationals will promote reliever Ryan Mattheus from ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  9. Bryce Harper's Injury Leaves Nationals Hustling to Keep Up in Tough NL East

    Bryce Harper and the Washington Nationals came into the 2014 season showered with predictions of October glory...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 3 months ago 2,171 reads 12 comments

  10. Breaking Down Bryce Harper's Post-Surgery Path Back to Stardom

    The worst case happened for Bryce Harper . As I noted yesterday, Harper was headed to Dr. Thomas Graham in Cleveland to have his thumb checked. That opinion will lead to surgery to correct a severe sprain of a ligament in his hand, according to MLB.

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 3 months ago 6,299 reads 57 comments

  11. The Nationals Have Really Good Defensive Catchers

    When Wilson Ramos went down with a broken hand on Opening Day, it was a huge dagger to the Washington Nationals ' offense. Ramos was the Nats cleanup hitter that day, and he has exceptional gap power...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 months ago 60 reads 0 comments

  12. Doug Fister Pleased with First Rehab Start

    As he nears his expected return to the majors, Doug Fister made the first of two anticipated minor league rehab starts on Sunday with Class A Potomac. He threw 59 pitches, 42 for strikes, over four innings...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 39 reads 0 comments

  13. Tough Day for Nationals in 4-2 Loss to Padres

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 56 reads 0 comments

  14. All Downhill After Jordan's Exit

    For the four innings Taylor Jordan lasted Sunday afternoon, alarm overtook effectiveness. Jordan induced groundballs, cruised through the San Diego Padres ' punchless lineup and produced three zeroes...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  15. Bryce Harper Thumb Injury Could Be Serious, Nationals Wait on Specialist

    The Washington Nationals will lose Bryce Harper for at least 15 days, but a thumb injury could be much worse. Given the mechanism of injury and his size, the biggest concern was that he'd done exactly what Josh Hamilton had, tearing a ligament...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 3 months ago 9,536 reads 9 comments

  16. McLouth in for Harper Today vs. Padres

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  17. Harper Hurt in Nats Win over Padres

    There were many sighs of relief coming out of the Washington clubhouse late Friday night. And it wasn't just because the Nationals had a rare laugher, beating the San Diego Padres ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 78 reads 0 comments

  18. Nationals vs. Padres to Start at 8pm ET After Rain Delay

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 39 reads 0 comments

  19. Nationals vs. Padres Delayed Due to Weather

    The start of tonight's game is delayed due to weather. If you're already at #Nats Park, please take cover on the main concourse.....

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 54 reads 0 comments

  20. Lobaton, Stammen Lament 'Slow Death' Loss to Padres

    In a marathon game of 12 innings - four hours and 14 minutes of baseball - the Nationals ended up taking their 11th loss of the season at the hands of a former teammate...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 months ago 55 reads 0 comments

  21. Bryce Harper's Desire and Talent Far Outweigh Pouting and Maturity Issues

    The Washington Nationals ' Bryce Harper was benched for not running out a ground ball in a loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on April 19. The 21-year-old Harper has been criticized for maturity issues in his three years in the majors...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 months ago 3,710 reads 16 comments

  22. Padres Win Wild One in Extras vs. Nationals

    WASHINGTON -- It was a wild night for San Diego manager Bud Black, who lost starting left fielder Seth Smith (groin) and starting third baseman Chase Headley (calf) to injuries and ...

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  23. Padres 4-3 over Nationals in 12 Innings in Nationals Park

    The Washington Nationals fell behind again tonight and once again mounted a comeback in the series opener with the San Diego Padres ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Agustin Gonzalez about 3 months ago 87 reads 0 comments

  24. Williams Updates Gonzalez, Fister and Hairston

    Nationals manager Matt Williams updated the recovery of starting right-hander Doug Fister, who is on the 15-day disabled list with a right lat strain. Williams said Fister threw 40 pitches in a bullpen session Thursday and "felt good...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 months ago 71 reads 0 comments

  25. Williams on Gio Gonzalez's Shoulder Tightness Last Night

    After last night's game, Gio Gonzalez was not too interested in talking about the tightness in his left shoulder which led to Washington Nationals ' Manager Matt Williams lifting the left-handed starter after just five+ innings and 83 pitches...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 20 reads 0 comments