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  1. The Nationals have lost six straight, eight of ten and are now under .500

    Aug 17, 2015, 8:30 AM EDT

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    The Nats were everyone’s preseason favorites. Now they need to arrest their current skid or else face watching playoff baseball from their rec rooms.

  2. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 7, 2015, 7:18 AM EDT

    Ian Kinsler

    A walkoff for Ian Kinsler and the Tigers, a possible double-agent fails and then succeeds in the Astros-A’s game and there is evil afoot in Washington and Atlanta.

  3. Nationals move struggling Doug Fister to bullpen, will keep Joe Ross in rotation

    Aug 6, 2015, 9:01 PM EDT

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    With Stephen Strasburg due to return from the disabled list on Saturday, the Nationals are moving the struggling Doug Fister to the bullpen while keeping rookie Joe Ross in the starting rotation.

  4. Title or no title, Dave Dombrowski’s tenure in Detroit was a success

    Aug 4, 2015, 5:20 PM EDT

    Dave Dombrowski

    After arriving in 2002, Dombrowski rebuilt an organization that was an utter dumpster fire.

  5. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 4, 2015, 7:22 AM EDT

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    A few weeks ago I had no idea what an Adonis Garcia even was.

  6. Streak over: A Nationals starter allowed a run for the first time in 48 innings

    Jun 26, 2015, 9:14 PM EDT

    Max Scherzer, Wilson Ramos

    Max Scherzer isn’t the only Nationals starter who has been pitching well as of late.

  7. Nationals starters set franchise record for consecutive scoreless innings

    Jun 25, 2015, 8:50 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 25:  Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the sixth inning during a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park on June 25, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

    Max Scherzer will start tomorrow night against the Phillies, so the Nationals have a pretty good chance to keep it going.

  8. Doug Fister to return to Nationals’ rotation Thursday

    Jun 16, 2015, 6:12 PM EDT

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    Nationals right-hander Doug Fister has been on the disabled list since mid-May with a flexor strain in his right elbow, but he tossed six scoreless innings in his second rehab start Friday at Double-A Harrisburg and he …

  9. Fister solid in latest rehab start, could rejoin Nationals’ rotation soon

    Jun 13, 2015, 7:10 PM EDT

    Doug Fister

    Doug Fister may rejoin the Nationals’ rotation soon, but he’ll throw another bullpen first.

  10. Doug Fister expected to begin a rehab assignment on Sunday

    Jun 5, 2015, 11:10 PM EDT

    Doug Fister

    Nationals starter Doug Fister, suffering from a flexor tendon strain, will begin a rehab assignment on Sunday.

  11. Tanner Roark to fill in for Doug Fister in Nationals’ rotation

    May 23, 2015, 1:20 PM EDT

    PHOENIX, AZ - MAY 13:  Relief pitcher Tanner Roark #57 of the Washington Nationals pitches against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the MLB game at Chase Field on May 13, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

    Tanner Roark posted a 2.85 ERA across 31 starts last season, but the Nationals moved him to the bullpen after signing Max Scherzer to a huge contract over the winter. That depth is coming in handy now that Doug Fister is sidelined.

  12. Doug Fister diagnosed with a flexor strain in his right elbow

    May 16, 2015, 9:35 PM EDT

    Doug Fister

    Doug Fister, who went on the 15-day disabled list on Friday, has a flexor strain in his right elbow.

  13. Nationals place Doug Fister on the disabled list with right forearm tightness

    May 15, 2015, 6:43 PM EDT

    Doug Fister

    Doug Fister is suffering from right forearm tightness, so he’ll be out at least a couple of weeks. A.J. Cole rejoins the major league club.

  14. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    May 6, 2015, 7:04 AM EDT

    Carlos Perez

    This is easily the most photo and video-heavy ATH of all time. Mostly because pitchers did things with bats and teams wore throwbacks last night.

  15. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    May 4, 2015, 7:24 AM EDT

    Evan Gattis

    Some late-inning heroics. Extra-innings heroics, actually. Like baseball is some kind of gosh darned after hours club or something.

  16. Someone with the Yankees wonders if Cole Hamels is still an ace

    May 1, 2015, 8:25 PM EDT

    Cole Hamels

    Is Cole Hamels an ace? The numbers seem to indicate he is.

  17. Max Scherzer is “good to go” and could start Friday

    Apr 29, 2015, 12:16 PM EDT

    Max Scherzer

    His sprained thumb has proven to be a minor injury.

  18. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    Apr 17, 2015, 6:00 AM EDT

    John Lackey

    Dollar for dollar, this starter gives his team more value than just about anyone.

  19. Phillies follow Jonathan Papelbon’s team meeting with another loss

    Apr 16, 2015, 11:50 AM EDT

    Jonathan Papelbon

    The players’ only meeting lasted just a few minutes. When it was over, Papelbon was vague about his reason for getting his teammates together.

  20. Report: Johnny Cueto seeking $200 million “or thereabouts”

    Apr 10, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT

    Johnny Cueto

    The Reds and Johnny Cueto didn’t match up on a contract extension, as the right-hander has some big numbers in mind.

  21. Jordan Zimmermann on extension with Nationals: “It’s not looking good.”

    Mar 27, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT

    Jordan Zimmermann

    It doesn’t seem like the Nationals and Jordan Zimmermann will reach an agreement on a contract extension before the regular season begins.

  22. 2015 Preview: Washington Nationals

    Mar 16, 2015, 12:00 PM EDT

    Max Scherzer

    What’s in store for the Washington Nationals in 2015?

  23. Bryce Harper: “Where’s my ring?”

    Feb 25, 2015, 10:34 PM EDT

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    Most people are high on the Nationals this season, but outfielder Bryce Harper might be the highest of all. Mark Zuckerman of CSNWashington.com spoke with Harper on Wednesday …

  24. Jordan Zimmermann won’t discuss extension once the season starts

    Feb 21, 2015, 10:55 PM EDT

    Jordan Zimmermann

    Jordan Zimmermann can become a free agent after the 2015 season, and he won’t discuss a contract extension once the regular season starts.

  25. Cubs offered James Shields a three-year, $60 million deal

    Feb 10, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT

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    Shields ultimately decided to play at home in San Diego, choosing the Padres’ four-year, $75 million offer.

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