1. Anthony Rendon off to a Hot Start

    Through the first week of the season, the Nationals ' best hitter is Anthony Rendon. He has already collected nine hits and has driven in five runs. He is hitting .391 with three extra-base hits, five RBI, no walks and four strikeouts...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 12 days ago 20 reads 0 comments

  2. Matt Williams Should Move Bryce Harper Back to 6th Spot in Nationals' Lineup

    With Wilson Ramos, who batted fourth for the Washington Nationals last Monday, now on the disabled list for the foreseeable future, manager Matt Williams will have to rethink the ...

    Michael Natelli Written by Michael Natelli about 14 days ago 170 reads 0 comments

  3. Washington Nationals Should Not Rush Ryan Zimmerman Back into Action

    Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman came out of Saturday's game against the Braves because of shoulder soreness and was subsequently held out of the starting lineup on Sunday in favor of Anthony Rendon ...

    Michael Natelli Written by Michael Natelli about 14 days ago 135 reads 0 comments

  4. Doug Fister Plays Catch for First Time Since Lat Strain

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 14 days ago 20 reads 0 comments

  5. Scott Hairston to DL, Tyler Moore to Get Call Up

    The Washington Nationals announced this morning that veteran bench bat Scott Hairston was being placed on the with an oblique strain. The Nats also said Tyler Moore was being called up from Triple-A to take Hairston's spot on the roster...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 15 days ago 20 reads 0 comments

  6. Scott Hairston to DL

    The #Nats have placed OF Scott Hairston on the 15-day DL with a left oblique strain and recalled INF/OF Tyler Moore from Triple-A Syracuse...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 15 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  7. Zimmerman, Harper & Span Sitting vs. Braves

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 15 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  8. Ryan Zimmerman Has Been Having Trouble with His Throwing Mechanics

    Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman has committed 135 errors in his ten-year career, and a whopping 97 of them — 72 percent — have been throwing errors...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 15 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  9. Zimmeran Exits vs. Braves with Shoulder Soreness

    #Nats Manager Matt Williams said 3B Ryan Zimmerman left tonight's game with right shoulder soreness. He will be reevaluated tomorrow...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 15 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  10. Nationals Payroll 'Beyond Topped Out'

    Nationals principal owner Mark Lerner says the team's payroll is “beyond topped out”, per Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post. Lerner added, “Our payroll has skyrocketed to like $140 million...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 16 days ago 150 reads 0 comments

  11. A Senators Fan and His Winding Journey Back to Baseball

    Back in late January, in the midst of this most brutal winter, a love affair with baseball came full circle. I walked into the Holiday Inn in Arlington, Va...

    Dave Moniz Written by Dave Moniz about 16 days ago 4,811 reads 5 comments

  12. Nationals C Ramos out 4 to 6 Weeks

    Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos had surgery for a broken hamate bone in his left hand Wednesday and is expected to miss about four to six weeks...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 17 days ago 24 reads 0 comments

  13. Watch: Zimmerman Crushes HR vs. Mets

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  14. Why Did Bryce Harper Bat Sixth?

    Using wOBA from 2013, here is the ranking of the Washington Nationals ' hitters in the lineup manager Matt Williams used on Wednesday.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 17 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  15. Gio Gonzalez's 'Epic' Sprint Around the Bases

    NEW YORK — As Gio Gonzalez took off for the plate, legs churning, arms flailing, it suddenly became obvious to everyone inside Citi Field that the Nationals pitcher had no idea his drive to deep left-center had been ruled a home run...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 17 days ago 15 reads 0 comments

  16. Bryce Harper 12th in MLB Jersey Sales

    The numbers are in for the 2013-14 MLB offseason jersey sales, and it looks like Bryce Harper did pretty well.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 17 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  17. Instant Analysis: Nats 5, Mets 1

    GAME IN A NUTSHELL: After the pomp and circumstance (and wackiness) of Opening Day, and then an abrupt day of rest that followed, the Nationals began the true baseball season tonight, ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by David Scipione about 18 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  18. Gio Gonzalez Homers, Wins Sixth Straight vs New York

    Washington Nationals ' lefty Gio Gonzalez gave up just three hits and one run in six innings of work tonight in Citi Field and he hit a solo home run off Bartolo Colon as well as the ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by David Scipione about 18 days ago 23 reads 0 comments

  19. Gonzalez Hits HR, Pitches Nats Past Mets

    NEW YORK -- Gio Gonzalez homered in his first start for the second straight season and pitched three-hit ball to lead the Washington Nationals over the New York Mets 5-1 Wednesday night...

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  20. Harper Hitting 6th Today vs. Mets

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  21. Can Nationals Withstand Prolonged Loss of Ramos?

    Though the Nationals have said nothing official about the status of Wilson Ramos' injured left hand, all signs point to a broken hamate bone, the latest in string of unfortunate maladies for the snakebitten catcher...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  22. Rafael Soriano Working on New Pitches

    During spring training, Nationals closer Rafael Soriano fiddled with a new pitch and he is considering adding it to his repertoire this season...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 days ago 23 reads 0 comments

  23. Breaking Down Washington Nationals' Top 10 Prospects to Start the 2014 Season

    The Washington Nationals may have established their 2014 25-man opening day roster, but haven't forgotten about the untapped potential that lies dormant in their farm system...

    Will  Grooms Written by Will Grooms about 19 days ago 1,658 reads 0 comments

  24. Washington Nationals Should Stand Pat at Catcher in Wake of Wilson Ramos Injury

    It was recently reported by the Washington Post that Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos is likely headed for surgery on his left hand that could keep him out for four to eight weeks...

    Michael Natelli Written by Michael Natelli about 19 days ago 257 reads 0 comments

  25. Barrett Flying High After Dream Debut for Nats

    Every young ballplayer dreams about his major-league debut, conjuring up images in his mind how that monumental event will look and feel. All too often, though, reality douses fantasy, and debut performances sometimes are best forgotten...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 19 days ago 159 reads 0 comments