1. Joe Ross Suffers Shortest Outing of His Career in 8-5 Loss

    ST. LOUIS - For the past few weeks, the question has lingered of how many innings rookie Joe Ross has left this season. On Tuesday night, that issue didn't even get pressed as Ross departed after 2 2/3 innings, battling major command problem...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 12 months ago 44 reads 0 comments

  2. Maligned Nationals Still Have Star Power, Favorable Schedule for Big Finish

    These are dark times in the nation's capital. And I mean baseball, not politics, which is saying something. After a dispiriting loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday, the Washington Nationals sit at 66-65, 6...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 12 months ago 8,609 reads 57 comments

  3. Nationals' Aaron Barrett to Undergo Elbow Surgery

    Nationals right-hander Aaron Barrett requires surgery on his right elbow, manager Matt Williams told reporters, including MASNsports.com's Dan Kolko (Twitter link). Kolko adds that it's “looking like it'll be Tommy John” surgery...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 12 months ago 68 reads 0 comments

  4. Nats Reinstate Uggla Among 3 Moves

    The Washington Nationals returned from rehab and reinstated second baseman Dan Uggla, selected the contract of catcher Pedro Severino from Double-A Harrisburg, and recalled left-handed pitcher Sammy Solis from Triple-A Syracuse...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 12 months ago 146 reads 0 comments

  5. Ryan Zimmerman Caps a Hot-Hitting August

    Of all the injured Nationals hitters who have had an impact on the season, Ryan Zimmerman's return from his left foot plantar fasciitis has been the most encouraging...

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  6. Strasburg to Ease Back into Throwing Program

    ST. LOUIS -- A day after hurting his back against the Marlins , Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg didn't do any baseball activities before the team faced the Cardinals on Monday night at Busch Stadium...

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  7. The Baseball Show: Is Span's Nats Career Over?

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  8. Nationals Let Another One Slip Away

    You're not going to win every game. Nobody does. But when you've got significant ground to make up and not a lot of time to do it, you can't afford to give away games that were there for the taking...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 12 months ago 153 reads 0 comments

  9. Rally Sinks Nats 8-5

    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Jason Heyward hit a two-run, tie-breaking double in the seventh inning to key a five-run rally, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 8-5 on Monday night...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 12 months ago 70 reads 0 comments

  10. Heyward's 2B Keys Rally as Cardinals Beat Nats 8-5

    ST. LOUIS -- Jason Heyward hit a two-run, tie-breaking double in the seventh inning to key a five-run rally, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 8-5 on Monday night...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 12 months ago 213 reads 0 comments

  11. Nationals 3B Escobar Returns to Lineup Monday

    Heading into a big three-game series with the Cardinals , The Nationals have gotten a little bit healthier on Monday. Third baseman Yunel Escobar is back in the starting lineup, batting fifth while manning the hot corner...

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  12. Nats 7, Marlins 4: Nationals Start Slow, Rebound for Series Win

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  13. Stephen Strasburg Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Back and Return

    Stephen Strasburg has endured a difficult season with the Washington Nationals , and he once again suffered a setback, as he was lifted from a start against the Miami Marlins on Aug...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 12 months ago 9,124 reads 10 comments

  14. Strasburg (Back) Pulled After 4 Rough Innings

    Stephen Strasburg had his worst start since May on Saturday against the lowly Marlins , yielding four earned runs on seven hits...

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  15. Werth Homers, Drives in 3 as Nationals Beat Marlins 7-4

    WASHINGTON -- Jayson Werth homered and drove in three runs, and Clint Robinson added a pinch-hit home run as the Nationals had 13 hits and rallied past the Marlins 7-4 on Sunday...

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  16. Nationals Hit Three Homers to Beat Marlins

    Backed by three home runs, including back-to-back blasts in the sixth inning, Jordan Zimmermann turned in seven strong innings in the Nationals ' 5-1 series-tying victory against the Marlins on Saturday...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 12 months ago 67 reads 1 comments

  17. Span's Season Is Over, and Maybe His Nats Career as Well

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 12 months ago 71 reads 0 comments

  18. Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams' confusing double switch

    Nats manager Matt Williams hasn't utilized the double switch very often over the past two years. Perhaps we saw why he doesn't employ that strategy very often on Friday...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 12 months ago 118 reads 0 comments

  19. Nats Nix Werth Bobblehead Giveaway

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 12 months ago 45 reads 0 comments

  20. Nats' Trea Turner Impresses in First MLB Start

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  21. Scherzer Struggles Early, Falls to 11-11 on Season

    GAME IN A NUTSHELL: Max Scherzer taking the mound used to be a sure thing for the Nationals . These days, it's anything but...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 12 months ago 54 reads 0 comments

  22. Video: Ramos' Towering Solo Shot in 5th Inning

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  23. Report: Denard Span out for Rest of Season

    Source: Denard Span is out for the season. He will have surgery on his left hip Tuesday. I'll have more on http:// MLB .com ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 12 months ago 63 reads 0 comments

  24. Span Likely Done for Season After Setback

    Denard Span's return from the disabled list earlier this week was as big an emotional boost as the Nationals had experienced in quite some time. Which only made the center fielder's return to the DL late Thursday night an even tougher punch to the gut..

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 12 months ago 138 reads 0 comments

  25. Denard Span Injury: Updates on Nationals OF's Hip and Return

    Washington Nationals center fielder Denard Span will miss the rest of the season with a hip injury that required surgery on Sept. 1. Continue for updates. Span Out for Season After Hip Surgery Tuesday, Sept...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 months ago 10,886 reads 24 comments