1. Denard Span Headed to DL

    #Nats CF Denard Span will be placed on the 15-day DL with left hip inflammation per Matt Williams. Corresponding move will be made tmrw.....

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  2. Werth, Zimmerman Homer as Nationals Defeat Padres 4-2

    WASHINGTON -- Jayson Werth and Ryan Zimmerman homered, and starter Joe Ross allowed only a bunt single in six innings as the Washington Nationals beat the San Diego Padres 4-2 on Thursday night...

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  3. Taylor Removed After Colliding with CF Wall

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  4. Taylor Removed After Colliding with CF Wall

    Michael Taylor has been removed from the game after a collision with the CF wall. Espinosa to LF, Werth to RF, Harper to CF, Turner to 2B...

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  5. Werth's solo home run

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  6. Escobar Leaves After HBP on Right Hand

    Escobar is out of the game after getting HBP in R hand last inning. Rendon moves to 3B, Espinosa now at 2B...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 5 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  7. Upton Jr.'s Basket Catch

    Melvin Upton Jr. chases Ryan Zimmerman's fly ball back near the warning track and makes an over-the-shoulder catch to end the 1st....

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  8. Was Yunel Escobar's Double Play Matt Williams Fault?

    The Washington Nationals clawed their way back from a 5-0 deficit to put the tying run at third base with one out in the seventh inning. Yunel Escobar ran the count to 3-0 before hitting into his eighteenth double play of the year...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  9. Reliance on Fastball Has Nationals' Strasburg in Dominant Form

    While Max Scherzer is considered the unquestioned ace of the Washington Nationals starting rotation, Stephen Strasburg is emerging as a difference-maker for the stretch run...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 21 reads 0 comments

  10. Report: McLouth to Miss Rest of Season

    WASHINGTON -- Nationals outfielder Nate McLouth is expected to miss the rest of the season because of shoulder issues, according to two baseball sources. The Nationals have not confirmed the news...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 5 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  11. Gio Gonzalez Switches to Boras Agency

    Nationals lefty Gio Gonzalez has moved to the Boras Agency, Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com reports on Twitter...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 5 days ago 44 reads 0 comments

  12. Nats' Furious Rally Falls Short vs. Padres

    GAME IN A NUTSHELL: Feeling as good as they have about themselves in weeks, the Nationals took the field Wednesday night with a chance to notch their third straight series victory and post a 4-game winning streak for the first time since June...

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  13. Nationals' Reed Johnson Sneezes, Strains Oblique Muscle

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  14. Stephen Strasburg Success Gives the Nationals a Little Hope

    The Washington Nationals ' best hope of catching the New York Mets in the National League East is to get more games like this from Stephen Strasburg...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 6 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  15. Trea Turner Can Help the Nats Catch the Mets

    Last Friday the Washington Nationals made a surprise move by calling up top position player prospect, shortstop Trea Turner, from AAA Syracuse...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 6 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  16. The Nats Are Back and Getting on Track

    Stephen Strasburg gave up a leadoff single to Yonder Alonso in the second. Jedd Gyorko then smacked Strasburg's 97 mph fastball over the wall in left for a two-run homer. Strasburg retired the next three Padres in order...

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  17. With Fully Healthy Lineup, Nats Get the Best of Padres

    GAME IN A NUTSHELL: It took 124 games, but Matt Williams finally had the opportunity to fill out his original, projected lineup, thanks to Denard Span's return from a two-month stay on the DL with a lower back injury...

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  18. Strasburg, Zimmerman Lead Nats Past Padres 8-3

    WASHINGTON -- Stephen Strasburg allowed two hits over six innings, Ryan Zimmerman hit a grand slam and the Washington Nationals beat the San Diego Padres 8-3 for their third straight victory...

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  19. Watch: Zimms Grand Slam Pads Nats' Lead in 6th

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  20. FanGraphs: Struggling Nationals Call on Trea Turner

    It's no secret that the Washington Nationals have fallen short of expectations this season. At 62-61, the unanimous NL East favorites from the preseason sit 5.5 games behind the Mets with a discouraging 19% chance of winning the NL East...

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  21. A Few Ideas for Nats' Lineup with Span Back

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  22. The Washington Nationals May Be the Most Chill Team in Baseball

    According to the numbers, which say the Washington Nationals are 5 1/2 games back with 39 to play, which show their odds of making the playoffs decreasing with each loss and each New York Mets win, hope for the season is evaporating day by day...

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  23. Pennant Pursuit Hinges on Nationals' Offense

    WASHINGTON -- By pounding the Brewers , 9-5, on Sunday afternoon, the Nationals won their first home series since July 20-22 against the Mets . It was also the first time since late June that Washington won consecutive series...

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  24. With Span Back, What Happens to Taylor?

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  25. Nationals' Span Expects to Return from DL on Tuesday

    The Washington Nationals will soon have their spark plug back in the lineup as they prepare to make a resurgence back into the postseason picture...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 6 reads 0 comments