1. Max Scherzer Reportedly 'Not on Track' to Be Nationals' Opening Day Starter

    Max Scherzer will not start Opening Day for the Washington Nationals , but he is expected to be ready within the first week...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 6,317 reads 0 comments

  2. Bryce Harper's Spring Power Surge Could Signal 2017 MLB Rebound

    Early spring training stats mean little, and early spring proclamations of improved health can sometimes mean even less...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 4 months ago 11,003 reads 0 comments

  3. Matt Wieters to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    After eight years with the Baltimore Orioles , catcher Matt Wieters will don a new uniform after agreeing to a deal with the Washington Nationals , the team announced Friday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 14,239 reads 0 comments

  4. Adam Lind to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Coming off an underwhelming 2016 campaign, Adam Lind will hope a change of scenery brings him better luck. The veteran first baseman reportedly agreed to terms on a one-year deal with the Washington Nationals on Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 3,283 reads 0 comments

  5. Enny Romero to Nationals: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Washington Nationals acquired pitcher Enny Romero in a trade with the Tampa Bay Rays , according to Mark Zuckerman of MASN Sports and Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 3,078 reads 0 comments

  6. Stephen Drew Re-Signs with Nationals: Latest Contract Details and Reaction

    Stephen Drew signed a one-year deal with the Washington Nationals prior to the 2016 season, but the middle infielder is extending his stay in the nation's capital...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 2,198 reads 0 comments

  7. Bryce Harper Wears Wedding Suit Stitched with Engagement Photos

    Early in his promising career, Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper has fought " tired " MLB conventions. Off the field, he used his outside thinking to craft the perfect wedding suit...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 7,674 reads 1 comments

  8. Max Scherzer Injury: Nationals SP Suffers Stress Fracture in Knuckle

    Max Scherzer has been one of the most dominant pitchers in baseball over the last five years, but the Washington Nationals ace is on the mend after suffering a stress fracture ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 3,667 reads 3 comments

  9. Bryce Harper Marries Girlfriend Kayla Varner: Latest Details and Photos

    Washington Nationals superstar Bryce Harper married longtime girlfriend Kayla Varner over the weekend at the iconic San Diego Mormon Temple...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 95,485 reads 44 comments

  10. Adam Eaton for Lucas Giolito 'Wow' Trade Could Come Back to Haunt Nationals

    The Washington Nationals were quickly turning into the bridesmaids of the 2016 MLB offseason, and not in the charming, Kristen Wiig sense of the word...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 72,828 reads 108 comments

  11. Bryce Harper Contract: Latest News, Rumors on OF's Negotiations with Nationals

    Although Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper is under team control for the next two seasons, speculation is already running rampant as to his future in the nation's capital beyond the 2018 campaign...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 160,393 reads 207 comments

  12. Would Chris Sale Blockbuster Make Nationals a Real Threat to Cubs Reign?

    The Chicago Cubs are the team to beat in the National League . That was true before they busted their 108-year championship drought and it's certainly true now. Here's the thing about being the team to beat, though: Everyone wants to beat you...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 4,701 reads 25 comments

  13. Max Scherzer Joins Rarefied Air with AL, NL Cy Young Double Dip

    Max Scherzer has thrown no-hitters. He's struck out 20 batters in a game. On Wednesday, he joined a club that counts Gaylord Perry, Pedro Martinez, Randy Johnson, Roger Clemens and Roy Halladay as its only other members...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 13,072 reads 10 comments

  14. Yusmeiro Petit's Contract Option Declined by Nationals: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Washington Nationals announced Thursday they are declining the $3 million club option in the contract of relief pitcher Yusmeiro Petit for 2017. In turn, he'll receive a $500,000 buyout and head into free agency...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 205 reads 0 comments

  15. Gio Gonzalez Contract Option Picked Up by Nationals: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Washington Nationals announced Thursday they are picking up the $12 million club option on the contract of starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez for 2017. William Ladson of MLB ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 2,267 reads 1 comments

  16. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the Washington Nationals

    Fans of the Washington Nationals don't care that Game 5 of the National League Division Series was a contest for the ages. Their team lost, failing to advance to the National League Championship Series for the third time since 2012...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 9 months ago 7,584 reads 12 comments

  17. Nationals Fall Short in Playoffs Again as Clock Ticks on Window, Bryce Harper

    Another year, another dispiriting finish for the Washington Nationals . Yes, the Nats pushed the Los Angeles Dodgers to the maximum five games in the National League Division Series despite key injuries in the lineup and starting rotation...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 13,581 reads 31 comments

  18. Bryce Harper Pays Homage to Harambe Ahead of NLDS Game 5

    Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper apparently had more than just Game 5 of the National League Divisional Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers on his mind during Thursday's batting practice...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 months ago 45,813 reads 26 comments

  19. NLDS Game 5 Can Put Max Scherzer Back on Map as Clutch Postseason Ace

    Max Scherzer has started 276 games in the major leagues. That includes 11 in the postseason, which have covered a World Series game and Game 6 of the American League Championship Series...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 months ago 10,969 reads 21 comments

  20. A.J. Cole Suspended: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    MLB announced Tuesday that it suspended Washington Nationals rookie pitcher A.J. Cole five games for intentionally throwing close to the head of Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang during Sunday afternoon's contest...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 10 months ago 10,277 reads 7 comments

  21. Wilson Ramos' Torn ACL Could Be Straw That Breaks Ailing Nationals Offense

    The Washington Nationals offense has taken some big hits lately. On Tuesday, the Nats might have received a knockout punch...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 7,559 reads 13 comments

  22. Wilson Ramos Injury: Updates on Nationals Catcher's Recovery from Knee Surgery

    Washington Nationals  All-Star catcher Wilson Ramos suffered a torn ACL during Sept. 26's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks . He had surgery and faces multiple months of rehab...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 9,961 reads 31 comments

  23. Is Max Scherzer Ready to Become MLB's Next Elite Postseason Ace?

    The term "ace" gets tossed around too liberally. There's more to it than simply being the best pitcher on your team. The Washington Nationals ' Max Scherzer , however, checks most of the ace boxes...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 3,141 reads 9 comments

  24. Bryce Harper Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Wrist and Return

    Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper suffered a wrist injury on Sept. 25 against the Pittsburgh Pirates after an awkward slide into third base. However, he has been cleared to return to the lineup...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 2,940 reads 8 comments

  25. Bryce Harper Rocks Katie Ledecky Swim Cap as Nationals Clinch NL East

    The Washington Nationals clinched their third NL East title Saturday evening, defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates , 6-1...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 10 months ago 7,221 reads 1 comments