1. After a Tough May, Nats' Rendon Opens June Hot at the Plate

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  2. Taylor Hill Dominating at Syracuse

    Since the beginning of the 2013 season, one of the most dominant starting pitchers in the Nationals ' minor league system is a player you likely know little about.....

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  3. Don't Pimp Your Home Runs in Front of the Nats' Greg Dobbs

    As the Braves and Nats feuded over Bryce Harper last summer, I felt like there was a consensus of sorts among Nats fans. Well, among some Nats fans. Which I guess means it wasn't a consensus...

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  4. Zimmermann makes LF debut; Nats top Phillies 7-0

    Ryan Zimmerman came forward to make a head-high running catch on a slicing line drive off the bat of Chase Utley, a routine play that drew a disproportionately grand ovation from the home fans...

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  5. Williams says Zimmerman will play majority of upcoming games in left field

    Ryan Zimmerman is back, activated from the disabled list after being out since April 13 with a broken right thumb. Outfielder Tyler Moore was optioned to Triple-A Syracuse to make room for Zimmerman on the 25-man roster...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  6. Zimmerman's Return Impacts Nats Lineup in More Ways Than One

    Sure, it's nice having a guy who was hitting .364/.405/.636 through the season's first 10 games back in the lineup after more than seven weeks on the disabled list...

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  7. Zimmermann Back on Track with 8 Scoreless Innings

    Not that ever doubted himself, but given his recent struggles, Jordan Zimmermann understood the importance of his dominant start last night against the Phillies ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  8. Nats Not Afraid of Draft Prospects Deemed Injury Risks

    In every MLB draft - or any professional sports draft for that matter - there are certain players who present risks. Character concerns are one thing, injuries are another...

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  9. The Nationals' Once and Future Closer

    In 6 2/3 innings pitched this spring, 26-year-old former Nationals closer Drew Storen gave up nine hits, six walks and six earned runs (8.10 ERA) with opposing hitters posting a ...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 months ago 9 reads 0 comments

  10. Span steals another base, wants 30 for the season

    One of the top reasons Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo had his eyes on center fielder Denard Span while he was with the Minnesota Twins was his ability to not only get on base, ...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  11. Nats, Rangers Involved in First Double Challenge

    In the Nationals ' 2-0 loss to the Texas Rangers on Sunday, Major League Baseball's new system of managers challenges showed us something we had previously yet to see: a double challenge...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  12. Tanner Roark Solid Again in Nationals' Loss

    The Nationals knew they had a tough task on Sunday afternoon against Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish, one of baseball's elite pitchers...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  13. Gonzalez Pitches Simulated Game; Zim Nearing Return

    Both Gio Gonzalez and Ryan Zimmerman took notable steps forward in their recoveries on Sunday as each inch closer to returning to the Nationals .....

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  14. Nats Excited About Options at No. 18 in Draft

    The First-Year Player Draft is like Christmas Day to Nationals scouting director Kris Kline. For a year, Kline and his staff have been working hard scouting amateur players and, starting ...

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  15. Bryce Harper Confirms Engagement After Photo Shoot Was Posted Online

    There was speculation in March — and maybe before — that Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper got engaged to his longtime girlfriend, Kayla Varner, during the offseason...

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  16. Adrian Beltre Came Close to Being a National

    In December 2010, the Nationals stunned the baseball industry when, coming off 298 losses in three seasons, they landed Jayson Werth with a seven-year, $126 million contract...

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  17. Instant Analysis: Rangers 2, Nats 0

    GAME IN A NUTSHELL: Coming off two blowout wins where they scored a combined 19 runs against the Rangers , one could have probably guessed all that would stop with Yu Darvish on the mound...

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  18. Darvish Shuts Down Nationals

    The prospect of facing Yu Darvish sparked more curiosity than conversation among Washington Nationals hitters. Talk served no purpose. “What can you say?” said Greg Dobbs, an 11-year veteran...

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  19. Wilson Ramos Drew a Five-Ball Walk on Friday, Somehow

    Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos was shorted a ball by home plate umpire Scott Barry in his plate appearance leading off bottom of the sixth inning against the Rangers last night, but still ended up working a walk against starter Colby Lewis...

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  20. Game 53 WPA: Save Some for Sunday, Guys. Nats 9, TEX 2

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  21. What Kind of Team Is the Washington Nationals?

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  22. Desmond Homers, Nationals Defeat Rangers 9-2

    WASHINGTON -- Ian Desmond keyed a 15-hit attack with a three-run homer, Stephen Strasburg pitched six solid innings and the Washington Nationals defeated the Texas Rangers 9-2 on Friday night...

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  23. Bryce Harper and Fiance's Engagement Photos

    Bryce Harper recently proposed to his longtime girlfriend Kayla Varner, and as many engaged couples do, the two posed for engagement photos. Varner, a Las Vegas native, played soccer at Brigham Young and is currently on the roster for Ohio State...

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  24. Opposite Dugout: Injury-Depleted Rangers Still Finding Ways to Win

    Series breakdown Should the Nationals be seeking an American League counterpart when it comes to injuries to key players, the Rangers would be it...

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  25. McLouth Finally Delivering for Nats

    Quick: Name the Nationals ' most-productive offensive player over the last 2 1/2 weeks. Ian Desmond? Nope. Adam LaRoche? Sorry. Nate McLouth? No chance...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 21 reads 0 comments