1. Washington Nationals Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz Ahead of the Deadline

    For a team that insists Friday's trade deadline is a last resort, the Washington Nationals have been somewhat of a fixture in the rumor mill...

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  2. Michael A. Taylor, Ian Desmond Lead Nationals' Offensive Attack in 9-3 Win

    PITTSBURGH - Whether it was adding Anthony Rendon and Yunel Escobar back to the lineup or the sight of Pirates right-hander A.J. Burnett on the mound, the Nationals ' offense erupted in a 9-3 win over Pittsburgh...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 112 reads 0 comments

  3. Ross and Taylor Shine, but Pirates Get Best of Nats in Series-Deciding 3-1 Win

    PITTSBURGH — The Washington Nationals have endured an ocean of ups and downs this season: Injuries, a surge led by fill-ins, inconsistency and treading water atop the National League East...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 57 reads 0 comments

  4. Anthony Rendon out of Today's Lineup vs. PIT

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  5. Anthony Rendon Activated by Nationals

    PITTSBURGH -- The Nationals ' lineup is slowly starting to take its intended shape as infielder Anthony Rendon was reinstated from the 15-day disabled list Saturday...

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  6. Nationals Top Pirates in Anthony Rendon's Return from Disabled List

    It has been some time since Washington Nationals Manager Matt Williams could fill out a lineup card with the names of many of his expected everyday players. In fact, the Nationals' projected eight have not been in the same lineup at any point this season.

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 106 reads 0 comments

  7. Taylor's Homer, 3 RBIs Help Nationals Beat Pirates 9-3

    Rookie center fielder Michael Taylor had a home run and three RBI and Gio Gonzalez won his fourth straight decision to lead the Washington Nationals to a 9-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 75 reads 0 comments

  8. Rendon, Escobar Return for Nats vs. Pirates

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  9. Nats Activate Rendon (Quad) off DL

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  10. Nats Stephen Strasburg throws bullpen session

    PITTSBURGH -- Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg (left oblique strain) threw a three-inning simulated game on Friday at PNC Park and looked good, according to manager Matt Williams...

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  11. Updated Lineup: Robinson (Illness) Scratched

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  12. Nationals Fall to Pirates as Fister Continues to Struggle

    The Washington Nationals were built around their starting pitching. That group of talented arms, even without injured Stephen Strasburg, has taken on an even greater importance with the lineup missing five projected everyday players, as it was Thursday.

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 25 reads 0 comments

  13. Ian Desmond Connected for His 100th Career Home Run Tonight

    If you're desperate for a silver lining, we've got your hook up. Are the kids still saying that? But as we were saying, if you need something positive to take from the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 65 reads 0 comments

  14. Bryce Harper Kindly Turns Down Fan's 'Promposal' with Signed Baseball

    One fan had bigger plans in mind when she headed out to PNC Park to watch the Washington Nationals take on the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday—she was on a mission to ask Bryce Harper to prom...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 69,054 reads 41 comments

  15. Escobar Remains out Thursday vs. Pirates

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  16. X-Rays Negative on Yunel Escobar's Left Wrist/hand, Will Undergo Further Tests

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 69 reads 0 comments

  17. Nats Rally Late to Take Series with 4-3 Win (Yunel Escobar Injured)

    Yunel Escobar left the game in the middle of his first at-bat to start the second inning. Escobar dropped to his knees, clutching his left hand or wrist after attempting to check his swing on a 96 mph heater from Mets starter Noah Syndergaard...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 1 month ago 70 reads 0 comments

  18. Werth Makes Headlines in Buffalo with Huge Tip

    Jayson Werth, making his rehab assignment with the AAA Syracuse Chiefs, got some positive press in Western New York this week...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 42 reads 0 comments

  19. Taylor, Espinosa Lead Nationals' Comeback over Mets

    WASHINGTON -- Michael Taylor had a tying two-out, two-run single in the eighth inning, Danny Espinosa followed with an RBI double and the Washington Nationals rallied from three runs down to beat the New York Mets 4-3 on Wednesday...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 1 month ago 626 reads 0 comments

  20. X-Rays Negative on Yunel's Hand/Wrist

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  21. Stephen Strasburg Is Destined to Bounce Back in the Season's 2nd Half

    There's no denying that the first half of the season was a disaster for Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg , but he is primed for a huge second half when he returns from the disabled list...

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  22. Jose Valverde Released by the Nationals

    Veteran reliever Jose Valverde, who's been pitching at Triple-A for the Nationals , is now a free agent after asking for and being granted his release...

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  23. Escobar Leaves Game with Apparent Injury

    Yunel Escobar left Wednesday's game in the bottom of the second inning against the New York Mets with an apparent injury to his left wrist...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 308 reads 0 comments

  24. Escobar Leaves Game vs. Mets with Hand/Wrist Injury

    #Nats' 3B Yunel Escobar swings over a pitch inside, tosses the bat, and falls to the ground at home plate. Looks like an issue with wrist.....

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

  25. Nats Pay for Mistakes in Loss to Mets

    WASHINGTON -- The Mets showed on Tuesday night that it's going to be a race in the National League East. Eric Campbell's pinch-hit two-run single in the seventh inning proved to be ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 11 reads 0 comments