Stories tagged: washington nationals
Tue., May 23, 2017
Christian Bergman was lit up and allowed to absorb even more punishment and the Seattle Mariners were pounded by the N.L. East-leading Washington Nationals 10-1 on Tuesday at Nationals Park.
UPDATED: Tue., May 23, 2017
The Seattle Mariners (20-25) travel to the Nation’s Capital to face the Washington Nationals (26-17) in a three-game interleague series at Nationals Park.
Sat., May 13, 2017
Bryce Harper put up another big number Saturday without taking another swing.
Wed., May 10, 2017
Washington Nationals outfielder Adam Eaton has undergone surgery to repair his torn left anterior cruciate ligament and started a rehabilitation program Wednesday that is expected to last six to nine …
Sun., April 30, 2017
Anthony Rendon had 10 RBIs, three home runs and six hits as Washington took advantage of Noah Syndergaard’s injury and mauled the New York Mets 23-5 on Sunday to set …
Sat., April 29, 2017
A person familiar with the situation says that Washington Nationals center fielder Adam Eaton will miss the rest of the season with a torn ligament in his left knee.
Tue., April 25, 2017
Trea Turner hit for the third cycle in Nationals history and drove in a career-high seven runs, helping Washington to a 15-12 win over the Colorado Rockies on a frigid …
Sun., April 23, 2017
Daniel Murphy hit an early grand slam against his former team, Max Scherzer pitched eight fiery innings and the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 6-3 on Sunday night …
UPDATED: Sun., April 16, 2017
MLB capsules: Bryce Harper hits two HRs, including game-ender, in Washington Nationals’ win over Phillies
Bryce Harper hit a two-run homer in the third inning and a game-ending, three-run drive with two outs in the ninth, leading the Washington Nationals over the Philadelphia Phillies 6-4 …
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017
Howie Kendrick had a bases-loaded triple while Philadelphia scored 12 runs for the biggest first inning in team history, and the Phillies routed the Washington Nationals 17-3 on Saturday night.
Thu., March 30, 2017
Blake Treinen will begin the season as Washington’s closer, even though he has only one big league save. After the Nationals lost Mark Melancon to the San Francisco Giants in …
Thu., March 16, 2017
N.L. Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer probably will miss the Washington Nationals’ opener against Miami on April 3 because of a stress fracture in his right ring finger.
Tue., March 7, 2017
Max Scherzer has come to grips with a finger injury by coming up with a new, unusual grip for his fastball. Limited by a stress fracture on his right ring …
Fri., March 3, 2017
Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg may emulate closers and pitch only from the stretch this season in an effort to maintain more consistent mechanics.
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017
Tanner Roark relishes roles as starting pitcher in Washington Nationals rotation after getting shifted to the bullpen for much of 2015.
Sun., Feb. 19, 2017
Adam Eaton donned his “go-to shirt” – a gray T, with the words “Mighty Mouse” in red, and a sketch of the small-but-strong cartoon character who debuted in the 1940s …
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017
Free-agent first baseman Adam Lind and the Washington Nationals have agreed to a $1.5 million, one-year contract, pending a physical, accordin to a person familiar with the deal.
Tue., Jan. 10, 2017
N.L. Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer injured a finger on his pitching hand and will miss the World Baseball Classic.
Sat., Dec. 10, 2016
The Los Angeles Angels have acquired middle infielder Danny Espinosa from the Washington Nationals for two minor league pitchers. The Angels sent right-handers Austin Adams and Kyle McGowin to the …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016
The Washington Nationals acquired center fielder Adam Eaton from the Chicago White Sox for three young pitchers, including top prospect Lucas Giolito and hard-throwing Reynaldo Lopez, who made the team’s …
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016
Clayton Kershaw got the final two outs to earn his first major league save and finish the Los Angeles Dodgers’ 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals in Game 5 to …
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016
Veteran left-hander Rich Hill will start for the Los Angeles Dodgers against the Washington Nationals in Game 5 of the N.L. Division Series.
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016
While going to ace Clayton Kershaw on short rest helped the Los Angeles Dodgers stave off elimination in their NL Division Series against the Washington Nationals, it also has raised …
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016
Chase Utley singled home the tiebreaking run with two outs in the eighth inning after the Dodgers’ bullpen faltered in relief of Clayton Kershaw, and Los Angeles avoided elimination with …
Mon., Oct. 10, 2016
LOS ANGELES – Anthony Rendon and Jayson Werth homered, and the Washington Nationals moved within one victory of winning a postseason series for the first time, beating the Los Angeles …
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016
Long after the concourses emptied, the sky cleared up as the tarp still covered the field. Game 2 of the N.L. Division Series between the Washington Nationals and Los Angeles …
Thu., Oct. 6, 2016
WASHINGTON – It is one of baseball’s enduring mysteries in recent years and will be front-and-center in Game 1 of the N.L. Division Series between the Dodgers and Nationals that …
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016
The Washington Nationals clinched their third National League East title in five years, beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-1 Saturday night behind 5 1/3 scoreless innings from rookie reliever Reynaldo Lopez.
Sat., July 30, 2016
Washington sent reliever Felipe Rivero and pitching prospect Taylor Hearn to the Pirates for Mark Melancon, who supplants struggling Jonathan Papelbon as Washington’s closer.
Tue., May 10, 2016
A day after Stephen Strasburg deflected questions about a new contract, the Washington Nationals announced that they had, indeed, agreed to a seven-year deal with the right-hander that starts next …