Skip to content

Washington Nationals

  1. Stephen Strasburg pulled after four rough innings on Sunday with discomfort in upper back

    Aug 30, 2015, 5:22 PM EDT

    Stephen Strasburg

    The 27-year-old missed most of July with an oblique strain and most of June with a trapezius strain.

  2. Video: Bryce Harper destroys a bat after swinging strikeout

    Aug 30, 2015, 9:40 AM EDT

    Bryce Harper

    Bryce Harper took some frustration out on a now-former bat of his Saturday night at Nationals Park …

  3. Phillies could keep GM Ruben Amaro, Jr. beyond 2015

    Aug 28, 2015, 10:15 PM EDT

    Ruben Amaro Jr.

    Phillies GM Ruben Amaro, Jr.’s contract expires after the season. There’s a chance the Phillies decide to bring him back for the 2016 season.

  4. The Nationals will re-issue a Jayson Werth bobblehead celebrating Game 4 of the 2012 NLDS

    Aug 28, 2015, 9:25 PM EDT

    Jayson Werth

    The Nationals weren’t happy with how the Jayson Werth bobblehead looked, so they’ll have a new one made and give it away to fans during the off-season.

  5. Thinking a ballplayer is hot does not make someone less of a fan

    Aug 28, 2015, 2:20 PM EDT

    Giancarlo Stanton nude

    An important manifesto from a woman who is both a serious baseball fan and who does not deny the bleeding obvious.

  6. Denard Span to undergo season-ending hip surgery

    Aug 28, 2015, 2:00 PM EDT

    Denard Span Getty

    Rough timing for the impending free agent.

  7. Max Scherzer gave his catchers Hublot watches for catching his no-hitter and one-hitter

    Aug 28, 2015, 10:00 AM EDT

    150614_MaxScherzer

    I hate to use the word “classy” because its so overused in sports. But this is classy.

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

    Aug 28, 2015, 8:02 AM EDT

    Zack Greinke

    Zack Greinke is doing things guys have not done since the Dead Ball era. And I do not mean making scary faces like that.

  9. Michael Taylor leaves game after crashing into outfield fence

    Aug 27, 2015, 10:00 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 24: Michael Taylor #3 of the Washington Nationals looks on before a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park on June 24, 2015 in Washington, DC. The Nationals won 2-1 in the 11th inning. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

    After losing Yunel Escobar on a hit-by-pitch, Michael Taylor left tonight’s game against the Padres when he crashed into the outfield fence.

  10. Yunel Escobar exits game after being hit in the hand by a pitch

    Aug 27, 2015, 9:27 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 03:  Yunel Escobar #5 of the Washington Nationals reacts after striking out to end the fifth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Nationals Park on August 3, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

    So, that thing about the Nationals’ projected Opening Day lineup finally being in place?

  11. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 27, 2015, 7:45 AM EDT

    Justin Verlander

    Nowadays everybody wanna talk like they got something to say, but nothing comes out when they move their lips, just a bunch of gibberish, And opposing teams act like they forgot about JV.

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

    Aug 26, 2015, 7:43 AM EDT

    Houston Astros v New York Yankees

    Apparently Carlos Gomez doesn’t play the game the right way. Such a criticism would have more weight from a team that didn’t get beat by 14 runs. I mean, how is THAT playing correctly?

  13. Nationals plan to activate Denard Span from disabled list on Tuesday

    Aug 24, 2015, 7:01 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 03:  Denard Span #2 of the Washington Nationals hits a lead off single in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park on July 3, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

    The Nationals’ lineup is about to be at full strength for the first time all season.

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

    Aug 24, 2015, 6:21 AM EDT

    Screen Shot 2015-08-23 at 10.09.10 PM

    Edwin Encarnacion and the Blue Jays bash their way back into first place.

  15. Video: Bryce Harper cuts down Ryan Braun at second base

    Aug 23, 2015, 2:48 PM EDT

    Bryce Harper

    Bryce Harper showed off his cannon to nab Ryan Braun on this attempt at a double on Sunday …

  16. Yunel Escobar day-to-day with hyperextended neck

    Aug 22, 2015, 12:40 PM EDT

    Washington Nationals third baseman Yunel Escobar reacts after colliding with a fan while attempting to catch a foul ball hit by Milwaukee Brewers' Adam Lind during the first inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park, Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, in Washington. Escobar left the game after the play. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

    In a year where many on the Nationals have underachieved and/or battled injuries, Escobar has been one of the team’s best players.

  17. Nationals call up shortstop prospect Trea Turner

    Aug 21, 2015, 3:00 PM EDT

    Trea Turner Nationals

    What happens to All-Star shortstop (and impending free agent) Ian Desmond?

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

    Aug 20, 2015, 7:41 AM EDT

    Henry Urrutia

    Henry Urrutia played the hero in Baltimore last night.

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

    Aug 17, 2015, 8:30 AM EDT

    150817-Bryce-Harper

    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.

  20. Bryce Harper back in Nationals’ lineup on Sunday after fouling ball off his foot Saturday night

    Aug 16, 2015, 2:17 PM EDT

    Bryce Harper

    Harper is batting .332/.456/.644 with 30 home runs and 73 RBI in 109 games this season for the Nationals, who currently stand 4 1/2 games back of the Mets in the NL East standings.

  21. Dan Uggla received his 2014 World Series ring from the Giants

    Aug 14, 2015, 9:25 PM EDT

    Dan Uggla

    Dan Uggla was a major contributor to the Giants’ championship last year.

Top 10 MLB Player Searches
  1. D. Wright (2635)
  2. G. Stanton (2583)
  3. D. Span (2437)
  4. Y. Puig (2416)
  5. B. Crawford (2338)