1. Bronson Arroyo Injury: Updates on Nationals Pitcher's Shoulder and Recovery

    Bronson Arroyo 's bid for a comeback with the Washington Nationals has hit a snag, as the pitcher has suffered a shoulder injury heading into the season. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 33,378 reads 26 comments

  2. Stephen Strasburg Pitches for Elusive Ring and Big 'Pot of Gold' in 2016

    VIERA , Fla. — Stephen Strasburg already knew this year was going to be different. New manager. New expectations. Free agent at year's end...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 months ago 32,460 reads 50 comments

  3. Ryan Zimmerman Comments on Al Jazeera Report's PED Allegations, More

    In his first comments since an Al Jazeera America report linked him to alleged performance-enhancing drug use, Washington Nationals star Ryan Zimmerman was defiant Tuesday. According to Chase Hughes of CSNMidAtlantic...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 2,441 reads 7 comments

  4. How Should Washington Nationals Handle Stephen Strasburg's Final Contract Year?

    The Washington Nationals roll into the 2016 season focused on a single question: Can they zap the memory of last year's embarrassing implosion and claw back to the postseason? ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 20,900 reads 31 comments

  5. Jonathan Papelbon Comments on Bryce Harper Incident, More

    One of the defining moments of the Washington Nationals ' 2015 season saw Jonathan Papelbon and Bryce Harper engage in a dugout skirmish on Sept. 27...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 13,899 reads 41 comments

  6. Bryce Harper Comments on Potential of Receiving $400 Million Contract

    At 23 years old, Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper is becoming the face of Major League Baseball. He's a three-time All-Star in just four seasons in the majors and is the reigning National League MVP after a campaign in which he hit ...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 4 months ago 101,947 reads 206 comments

  7. Bronson Arroyo to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Washington Nationals announced on Tuesday that they agreed to a deal with veteran pitcher Bronson Arroyo . The team also revealed it was a minor league contract with an invitation to major league spring training...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 5,003 reads 7 comments

  8. Yoenis Cespedes-Bryce Harper Duo Would Give Nats Offensive Fear Factor

    What's scarier than Bryce Harper ? How about Bryce Harper stacked on top of Yoenis Cespedes? Not literally, of course, although that would indeed be scary...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 30,056 reads 56 comments

  9. Daniel Murphy to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Infielder Daniel Murphy agreed to a three-year deal with the Washington Nationals on Wednesday, per the team's official Twitter account . William Ladson of MLB .com reported the team will hold a press conference on Thursday at 12:15 p...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 months ago 47,490 reads 147 comments

  10. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Comments on Nationals, Jonathan Papelbon

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) has a plan for how the Washington Nationals can recover from their disappointing 2015, and it starts with trading closer Jonathan Papelbon ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 5,598 reads 22 comments

  11. Nationals Must Go All-in with Uncertain Stephen Strasburg, Bryce Harper Futures

    The Washington Nationals are in a spot where they can glance back and see a less-than-awesome 2015 season and also look forward at a future that could take both of their biggest homegrown stars away...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 7,873 reads 19 comments

  12. Jason Heyward, Bryce Harper Would Be Tantalizing Outfield Duo for Nationals

    Close your eyes, Washington Nationals fans, and picture it: Bryce Harper and Jason Heyward , two of the game's most dynamic young players, roaming the outfield together. It's far from a sure thing, but it's also not an impossible dream...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 19,952 reads 73 comments

  13. Yusmeiro Petit to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Bullpen pitcher Yusmeiro Petit burned the Washington Nationals in the postseason in 2014. Now, he will reportedly join them in 2016...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 7,110 reads 8 comments

  14. Jonathan Papelbon Reportedly Files Grievance Against Nationals

    Washington Nationals closer Jonathan Papelbon filed a grievance against the club for failing to pay him during a four-game suspension that he served during the 2015 season, according to Rob Bradford of Boston 's WEEI...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 6 months ago 33,727 reads 52 comments

  15. Oliver Perez to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Washington Nationals have signed left-handed reliever Oliver Perez to a two-year, $7 million deal, according to Jesse Sanchez of MLB .com...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 6 months ago 7,861 reads 10 comments

  16. Yunel Escobar Reportedly Traded to Los Angeles Angels

    Washington Nationals infielder Yunel Escobar has reportedly been traded to the Los Angeles Angles, according to William Ladson of MLB .com. The 33-year-old natural shortstop spent all of his time at third base for the Nationals last season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 19,295 reads 19 comments

  17. David Price Is Perfect Facelift for Nationals' Failed 'Super Rotation'

    Last winter, the Washington Nationals signed the best pitcher on the free-agent market and proceeded to have a massively disappointing season...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 8,748 reads 43 comments

  18. Bryce Harper's Unanimous NL MVP Puts Exclamation Mark on Critic-Silencing Season

    A few months ago, Bryce Harper entered 2015 looking to silence the many doubters who thought he was, at worst, a huge disappointment or, at best, overrated...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 months ago 8,633 reads 66 comments

  19. Bryce Harper Is Already the Best in the Game, but We've Seen Nothing Yet

    That headline sounds absurd, doesn't it? The guy already has three All-Star appearances, two postseason appearances, 97 major league home runs and a DVR full of knock-your-breath-away highlight clips...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 6 months ago 78,400 reads 122 comments

  20. Stephen Strasburg Injury: Updates on Nationals P's Recovery from Back Procedure

    Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg is recovering after undergoing surgery to remove a growth in his back, per Fox Sports' Jon Morosi . Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 4,041 reads 12 comments

  21. Drew Storen Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Nationals P's Future

    Washington Nationals reliever Drew Storen went from one of the most reliable relievers in the league to a bullpen liability as the Nats failed to meet preseason expectations in a lackluster 2015...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 4,935 reads 3 comments

  22. Dusty Baker, Mike Maddux Are Strong Duo to Turn Around Ultra-Talented Nationals

    The Washington Nationals needed wholesale coaching changes, and they got them this week. First, on Tuesday, Dusty Baker was named Washington's new manager. And on Wednesday, the team announced the hiring of Mike Maddux as its pitching coach...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 6,191 reads 15 comments

  23. Dusty Baker to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    After missing the MLB playoffs in 2015 and parting ways with manager Matt Williams, the Washington Nationals named three-time National League Manager of the Year Dusty Baker as their skipper on Tuesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 29,049 reads 113 comments

  24. Stephen Strasburg Trade Availability Could Put Halt to Winter Pitching Market

    The list of starting pitchers set to hit free agency this winter reads like the notes in the margin of a Cy Young Award ballot. One arm, though, could turn the market on its head — and he's currently signed through 2016...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 15,280 reads 26 comments

  25. Bud Black to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers and Washington Nationals are talent-laden teams with seemingly unending budgets, each looking to get over the hump and contend for a World Series, and both showed an interest in Bud Black as a potential manager...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 15,428 reads 27 comments