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  1. Ryan Mattheus likely to miss 4-6 weeks after locker punch

    May 24, 2013, 1:16 PM EST

    Ryan Mattheus

    How long is a pitcher sidelined after he punches a locker with his pitching hand and breaks it (the hand, not the locker)? Well, in Ryan Mattheus‘ case 4-6 weeks. That’s the official word from the Nationals and as Amanda Comak of the Washington Times notes the good news is that the reliever won’t need…

  2. Nats reliever Ryan Mattheus breaks his hand punching a locker

    May 21, 2013, 9:15 AM EST

    Ryan Mattheus

    Some guys have 80 velocity, some guys have 80 movement. Some guys have 80 lack of impulse control: Ryan Mattheus will be placed on the disabled list after breaking his right hand Sunday in San Diego, an injury that didn’t occur during the Nationals’ 13-4 loss to the Padres but afterward when the right-hander punched…

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

    May 21, 2013, 6:49 AM EST

    Clayton Kershaw

    Dodgers 3, Brewers 1: After the last scene of Don Mattingly’s managerial life flashed before him, he looked back at the footprints in the sand. He noticed that at many times along the path of his time in Los Angeles, especially at the very lowest and saddest times, there was only one set of footprints. Clayton Kershaw then whispered, “My precious…

  4. Davey Johnson fiddles as D.C. burns

    Oct 13, 2012, 12:43 AM EST

    Davey Johnson

    No major league team had ever blown more than a four-run lead to lose an elimination game. No team until the Nationals managed to let a six-run lead slip away in a 9-7 loss to the Cardinals in Game 5 of the NLDS. One imagines Davey Johnson will put much of the blame for Friday’s…

  5. NLDS Game 3 Live Blog: Cardinals vs. Nationals, baby!

    Oct 10, 2012, 12:31 PM EST

    St. Louis Cardinals' Kozma hits a three run home run in front of Washington Nationals catcher Suzuki during the second inning in Game 3 of their MLB NLDS baseball series in Washington

    4:42 PM: Bryce Harper flies out to second and that’s the ballgame. Cardinals win 8-0 and take a 2-1 lead. The Nats’ backs are up against the wall. Stay tuned to HBT for some postgame analysis and all kinds of other things on a busy, busy evening of playoff baseball. 4:41 PM: Jayson Werth walks. He’s…

  6. Joel Peralta ejected for pine tar, umpires confiscate glove

    Jun 19, 2012, 10:16 PM EST

    joel peralta getty

    Here’s something that doesn’t happen often. Rays setup man Joel Peralta was ejected in the eighth inning of Tuesday’s game in the nation’s capital after Nationals manager Davey Johnson asked the umpires to take a look at his glove. The umps found a foreign substance (likely pine tar) and gave Peralta the boot while confiscating…

  7. Nationals activate Chien-Ming Wang, place Ryan Mattheus on disabled list

    May 22, 2012, 2:14 PM EST

    Chien-Ming Wang

    After missing the first six weeks of the season with a hamstring injury Chien-Ming Wang will come off the disabled list tonight, according to Mark Zuckerman of CSNWashington.com. Wang volunteered for relief duty if the Nationals felt he was a better fit there and indeed they’ve opted to stick with Ross Detwiler as their fifth…

  8. Running down the rosters: Washington Nationals

    Feb 23, 2012, 6:40 PM EST

    Michael Morse, Jayson Werth, Ryan Zimmerman

    The Nationals may have disappointed some by failing to make a big run at the top three free agents, but a vastly improved rotation could make them surprise contenders in the NL East. Rotation Gio Gonzalez – L Edwin Jackson – R Jordan Zimmermann – R John Lannan – L Stephen Strasburg – R Bullpen…

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