1. Video: Max Scherzer Got Messed with During His in-Game Interview

    In-game interviews always seem like a bad idea. Players and managers always talk about focus, but then the camera crew comes in and they're supposed to make smalltalk with John Kruk or whoever...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 months ago 8 reads 0 comments

  2. Nationals Sweep Giants Behind Zimmermann, Ramos

    The Nationals said all the right things about this series with the San Francisco Giants , and all weekend long they played the right way against the team that sent them home last October...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 10 months ago 8 reads 0 comments

  3. Ramos Homers, Drives in 2 as Nationals Defeat Giants 3-1

    WASHINGTON -- Wilson Ramos snapped a tie with a sixth-inning homer, Jordan Zimmermann pitched seven solid innings and the Washington Nationals beat the struggling San Francisco Giants 3-1 on Sunday night, completing a three-game sweep...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 10 months ago 37 reads 0 comments

  4. Bryce Harper Named a National League Starter for MLB All-Star Game

    At each stage of his career, Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper smashed down barriers and set new records...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 10 months ago 3,897 reads 0 comments

  5. Harper on Using Patriotic Bat on the Fourth: "Why Not?"

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 10 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  6. Watch: Giants Attempt Bryce Harper Pickoff Using CF

    San Francisco attempted some clever trickery today when Bryce Harper had to rush back to second on a pickoff play that required Giants center fielder Gregor Blanco to rush in and cover second...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 months ago 9 reads 0 comments

  7. Strasburg Exits with Apparent Injury

    Stephen Strasburg exits today's game with a member of the training staff with two outs in the fourth inning. Tanner Roark takes over...

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  8. 'MURICA: Harper Goes Deep Using Patriotic Bat

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 months ago 218 reads 0 comments

  9. Gio Unfazed by Long Layoff in Beating Giants

    WASHINGTON -- Gio Gonzalez's start last Saturday in Philadelphia won't show up in any record books. It lasted 18 pitches and, with the game being postponed after a little more than one inning due to rain, officially, it never happened...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 months ago 3 reads 0 comments

  10. In First Meeting Since NLDS, Nationals Get Better of Giants, 2-1

    Squint your eyes a bit and Friday night could have felt like last October, the last time the Washington Nationals hosted the San Francisco Giants . A sellout crowd filled Nationals Park...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 10 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  11. Nationals Manager Matt Williams Is Not One for Looking Back

    Matt Williams left his pain to the imagination. Nine months have passed since the Washington Nationals lost to San Francisco in the playoffs, but time can't persuade the manager to turn introspective...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 10 months ago 2 reads 0 comments

  12. Scherzer Goes Distance, but Controversial Call Hands Nats Loss

    ATLANTA (AP) -- Cameron Maybin drove in the go-ahead run with a chopper against Max Scherzer that bounced over third base in the ninth inning, lifting the Atlanta Braves to a 2-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 10 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  13. ESPN's Curt Schilling Says Stephen Strasburg Should Be 100,000 Times Better

    Like a lot of people, Curt Schilling had lofty expectations for Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg when the No. 1 pick in the 2009 draft was tearing through the minor leagues during his rookie season...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 months ago 916 reads 0 comments

  14. Nats to Introduce Calvin Coolidge as Latest Racing President

    The White House Historical Association's annual Christmas ornament this year is dedicated to Calvin Coolidge, among the presidents most closely associated with baseball...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 3 reads 0 comments

  15. Nats' Bench Embracing 'Next Man Up' Mantra

    NEW YORK -- Injuries to Ryan Zimmerman, Jayson Werth and Anthony Rendon have forced the Nationals to rely heavily on their bench this season.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  16. Ranking the Washington Nationals' Best All-Star Game Candidates

    Before the season, I could've written down the names of the Washington Nationals ' five starting pitchers and it would have only been a slight exaggeration to submit that as a list of the team's top five All-Star Game candidates...

    Danny Garrison Written by Danny Garrison about 10 months ago 2,415 reads 2 comments

  17. Harper's Always Been Known as a Touted Prospect and Talented Player

    Dan Steckenberg Written by Dan Steckenberg about 10 months ago 336 reads 0 comments

  18. Nats 3, Phillies 2: Strasburg Impressive Again in Victory

    GAME IN A NUTSHELL: With uncertainty surrounding the second game of Sunday's doubleheader at Citizens Bank Park, especially on the pitching front, nothing was more important to the Nationals than a strong start from Stephen Strasburg in the opener...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 10 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  19. Stephen Strasburg Struck out 9 in a Seven-Inning, 113-Pitch Effort

    Stephen Strasburg struck out a season-high nine batters and the Washington Nationals took the first half of today's doubleheader with the Philadelphia Phillies , 3-2. Danny Espinosa and Michael Taylor drove in runs in the Nats' 8th straight win...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 10 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  20. Instant Replay (Game 1): Nationals 3, Phillies 2

    A pair of unearned runs kept starting pitcher Kevin Correia winless in four starts with the Phillies as the Nationals took the first game of a traditional doubleheader, 3-2, Sunday afternoon at Citizens Bank Park...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 10 months ago 59 reads 0 comments

  21. Strasburg Pitches Nationals over Phillies 3-2 in 1st of 2

    PHILADELPHIA -- Stephen Strasburg struck out a season-high nine batters in seven strong innings to lead the Washington Nationals to their eighth straight victory, 3-2 over the Philadelphia Phillies in the first game of a doubleheader on Sunday...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 10 months ago 25 reads 0 comments

  22. Harper, Span Return for Game 1 Today vs. Phillies

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  23. Phils-Nats Gets Rained Out; Doubleheader Sun.

    Rain washed out Saturday's game between the Philadelphia Phillies and Washington Nationals after 1 ½ innings...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 10 months ago 51 reads 0 comments

  24. Matt Williams Not Happy That Saturday's Game Started Ahead of Steady Rain

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 months ago 26 reads 0 comments

  25. Max Scherzer Becoming the Summer's Must-Watch Event

    Admit it: Somewhere around the fifth inning of Max Scherzer 's start Friday night against the Philadelphia Phillies , you were expecting history. Not just hoping for it or believing it was possible...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 18,517 reads 48 comments