1. Jerry Blevins Wins Arbitration Hearing Against Nationals

    Lefty Jerry Blevins has emerged victorious in his arbitration hearing against the Nationals , James Wagner of the Washington Post reports on Twitter. He will take home $2.4MM instead of the team's $2...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 56 reads 0 comments

  2. Switch-Hitting Espinosa to Bat Right-Handed Only

    WASHINGTON -- Nationals second baseman Danny Espinosa has decided to give up switch-hitting for the time being, and he will hit right-handed exclusively during Spring Training, two baseball sources confirmed to MLB ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 110 reads 0 comments

  3. Espinosa to Give Up Switch-Hitting in Spring

    #Nats 2B Danny Espinosa has decided to give up switch hitting for the time being and hit right-handed exclusively during Spring Training...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 4 reads 0 comments

  4. PHOTOS: Bryce Harper Designs New Cleats for 2015

    With spring training only a few weeks away, Bryce Harper is getting his equipment ready. The Nationals star took to Instagram to show off his new line of cleats.....

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  5. Recovering Span Expects to Be Ready for Camp

    It's been a busy offseason for Nationals center fielder Denard Span, but he expects he'll be ready to go when he reports to Viera, Fla., for Spring Training.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. This Is What Happens at a Washington Nationals' Racing Presidents Audition

    The average human head weighs between 10-12 pounds, but the mascot heads for the beloved Washington Nationals Presidents are about five times that...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 40 reads 0 comments

  7. Rizzo: Espinosa's on the Right Side in 2015

    While addressing Nationals season ticket holders at a hot stove event on Saturday, general manager Mike Rizzo made some news by saying that Danny Espinosa would only hit from the right side in 2015...

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  8. Anthony Rendon Will Replace Bryce Harper as Face of Franchise's Future in 2015

    With all the attention being heaped on the Washington Nationals ' new super-rotation, it's easy to forget there's a young Nats position player with "future superstar" written all over him...

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  9. Janssen Looking Forward to Setup Role with Nats

    Casey Janssen played eight seasons with the Blue Jays and saved 90 games. After the 2014 season, the right-hander became a free agent, and he signed a one-year deal with the Nationals on Jan...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 49 reads 0 comments

  10. Washington Nationals' 5 Most Important Players for 2015 Success

    Contrary to popular belief, the Washington Nationals have not been crowned 2015 World Series champions just yet, and there are a number of players on the roster who must perform up to or beyond their potential for the team to reach its lofty goals...

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  11. Defense Is Trending

    It was a spectacular defensive play by New England rookie cornerback Malcolm Butler that secured the Lombardi Trophy for the Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 37 reads 0 comments

  12. Nationals Preparing for New Right Side of Infield

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 44 reads 0 comments

  13. Nationals Designate Eric Fornataro for Assignment

    The Nationals announced that they have designated right-hander Eric Fornataro for assignment in order to clear room on the 40-man roster for Casey Janssen, whose one-year deal is now official...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 52 reads 0 comments

  14. Nationals Agree to Terms with RHP Casey Janssen

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 277 reads 0 comments

  15. Roster Preview: Nate McLouth

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  16. Someone Apparently Got Jayson Werth's Autograph in Jail

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 89 reads 0 comments

  17. Jayson Werth Serves 5 Days in Jail After Pleading Guilty to Reckless Driving

    Washington Nationals star Jayson Werth spent five days in jail after pleading guilty to a charge of reckless driving for an incident over the summer...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 36,181 reads 35 comments

  18. Washington Nationals: Casey Janssen Provides Nats Much-Needed Bullpen Help

    Following the Washington Nationals ' signing of Max Scherzer last Wednesday, I wrote an article about why Washington can win the 2015 World Series...

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  19. With Janssen on Board, Nats' Roster Has No Holes

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 263 reads 0 comments

  20. Nationals Get Casey Janssen, Hope for Old Casey Janssen

    The Nationals got Casey Janssen today, the same Casey Janssen that did a great job of getting the most out of his skill set before last year. Without an overpowering arsenal, he hung with the best in his craft...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 months ago 169 reads 0 comments

  21. Casey Janssen to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Washington Nationals were already stacked with big-time pitching talent prior to Wednesday, but the rich just got richer. According to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 12,118 reads 13 comments

  22. Max Scherzer's Addition Can Make Nationals' Rotation an All-Time Great Group

    For now, the decision is unanimous, as it should be. The Washington Nationals boasted the best starting rotation in the National League by the end of last regular season, and it was nearly the best in the majors by terms of Fangraphs WAR ...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 2 months ago 2,444 reads 6 comments

  23. Projecting the Washington Nationals' 2015 Opening Day Roster

    Reigning NL Manager of the Year Matt Williams is a powerful man because he's the one who gets to hand over the Washington Nationals ' lineup card on Opening Day 2015...

    Danny Garrison Written by Danny Garrison about 2 months ago 4,554 reads 11 comments

  24. Roark May Land in 'Pen with Nats' Full Rotation

    WASHINGTON -- Tanner Roark could not have done much more to entrench himself in the Nationals ' starting rotation last year. In his first full big league season, the right-hander went 15-10 with a 2...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 months ago 287 reads 0 comments

  25. Introducing Lucas Giolito, the Pitching Phenom Making Strasburg Expendable

    The signing of free agent Max Scherzer to a seven-year, $210 million contract improved the Washington Nationals ’ starting rotation from arguably the best to undoubtedly the best in baseball...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 26,775 reads 14 comments