1. Ryan Zimmerman May Become a Leftfielder

    As we noted yesterday, Ryan Zimmerman's timetable for returning from his fractured thumb is up in the air, as his bum shoulder makes the resumption of throwing a much tougher proposition for him than doing so would for most rehabbing players...

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  2. Gio Gonzalez Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Shoulder and Return

    Updates from Wednesday, June 18 MLB Roster Moves confirmed Gio Gonzalez 's return to the Nationals: Updates from Monday, June 16 James Wagner of The Washington Post ...

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  3. Nats Place Gio on DL; Recall Mattheus

    The #Nats have recalled RHP Ryan Mattheus and placed LHP Gio Gonzalez on the 15-Day DL with left shoulder inflammation...

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  4. Report: Gonzalez Heading to DL

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  5. Gio Gonzalez Struggles in Second Straight Start as Washington Falls, 5-2

    Steps from the exit to the Washington Nationals ' clubhouse, ready to leave behind a day that presented challenges unwelcome for any pitcher and unprecedented for him, Gio Gonzalez stopped...

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  6. Gonzalez Will Have Precautionary MRI on Left Arm Sunday

    Nationals left-hander Gio Gonzalez was clobbered for five runs in three innings on Saturday, six days after allowing seven runs in 4 1/3 innings...

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  7. Washington Nationals Considering Moving Ryan Zimmerman to Left Field

    Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman is currently on the disabled list with a broken thumb, but when he comes back, he may no longer be "Ryan Zimmerman, Washington Nationals third baseman...

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  8. The Nationals Call Up Greg Dobbs

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  9. Nationals Need Ian Desmond to Get Back on Track

    Nationals ' skipper Matt Williams was happy that it was Ian Desmond who came through with the go-ahead hit in the series finale with the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

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  10. Nats' GM Rizzo on Nationals' Strasburg's First Inning Issues

    Washington Nationals ' GM Mike Rizzo talked to 106.7 the FAN in D.C.'s Grant Paulsen and Danny Rouhier this morning about 25-year-old starter Stephen Strasburg's first-inning difficulties so far this season...

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  11. Nats Continue Pursuit of New Spring Home in Palm Beach County

    The Nationals are continuing their efforts to move their spring training headquarters to Palm Beach County, and they may not be the only team exiting Space Coast Stadium in Viera, Fla...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  12. Removing Denard Span from the Nationals' Leadoff Spot Is Long Overdue

    The subject of Matt Williams tinkering with the lineup has been brought up frequently this season. He's penciled in Ian Desmond in four different spots in the order...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 134 reads 0 comments

  13. Williams: Desmond Getting Better Defensively, Doesn't Need Days off

    Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond had a home run early in the Arizona series. On Wednesday, he delivered a clutch two-run single to put the Nationals ahead for good in a 5-1 series-clinching victory over the Diamondbacks ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 23 reads 0 comments

  14. Nationals Close Road Trip with 5-1 Win over D-Backs

    In the finale of what became a frustrating West Coast trip, the Nationals once again struggled to produce at the plate with a makeshift lineup...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 45 reads 0 comments

  15. Nationals Knock off D-Backs 5-1

    Ian Desmond and Tyler Moore each lined two-run singles in the ninth inning to break open a close game, helping the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Wednesday...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  16. Werth's solo homer

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  17. Strasburg Makes Two Key Mistakes in Nationals' Loss to Diamondbacks

    Of the 98 pitches Stephen Strasburg threw against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night, there were two that most stuck with him...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 90 reads 0 comments

  18. Nationals' Defense Costing Runs, Causing Frustration

    Back in the fall, from his first moment as the Washington Nationals ' new manager, Matt Williams declared a clear priority...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  19. Jordan Zimmermann Struggles with Extra Rest

    For all the consistency that Jordan Zimmermann and his right arm have provided throughout his career, there's a slight and odd quirk in his performances...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 months ago 38 reads 0 comments

  20. MLB Picks: Washington Nationals vs. Arizona Diamondbacks

    The Washington Nationals are 20-9 in Stephen Strasburg's last 29 starts as a road favorite, which is important to consider when making your MLB picks Tuesday, as they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field...

    Jeff  Grant Written by Jeff Grant about 3 months ago 211 reads 0 comments

  21. 4 Potential Deals Mike Rizzo Should Propose at the Deadline

    With nearly a quarter of the 2014 Major League Baseball season expired, the Washington Nationals sit two games over .500 and in second place in the National League East...

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  22. Espinosa, Frandsen Homer in 9th for 6-5 Comeback Win over D-Backs

    Just when it looked like the Washington Nationals were going to drop the series opener in Arizona, Danny Espinosa and Kevin Frandsen hit ninth inning home runs off Diamondbacks ' ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 42 reads 0 comments

  23. Nationals Beat D-Backs 6-5 in Williams' Return

    Pinch-hitter Kevin Frandsen and Danny Espinosa each hit solo homers in the ninth inning, helping the Washington Nationals rally for a 6-5 win over Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night in Matt Williams' return to the desert...

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  24. Nationals Sign Greg Dobbs to Minors Deal

    The Nationals have signed Greg Dobbs to a minor league contract, the team announced via its Twitter feed...

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  25. Nationals Blow 3-1 Lead in Ninth, Lose 4-3 to Athletics on John Jaso Walk-off

    Rafael Soriano was 8 for 8 in save opportunities in 2014 and 19 for his last 19 overall with 25 scoreless innings in a row on the mound before he blew a 3-1 Washington Nationals ' lead in the ninth...

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