So, is this the year of Buck Showalter, Bryce Harper and a Beltway Series? Or perhaps Albert Pujols, Yasiel Puig and a Freeway Series? Maybe a Bay Area matchup or something from the Show Me State.
Gio Gonzalez allowed two runs in seven innings, Bryce Harper had three hits, and the Washington Nationals kept up their push for home-field advantage in the NL playoffs by beating the Miami Marlins 6-2 on Thursday night.
Umpire Tim Welke heard a foul-mouthed fan heckling Bryce Harper and decided it was time for the man to go.
Washington Nationals poster boy Bryce Harper may not drink alcohol, but that doesn't mean he's afraid to get doused with beer along with his teammates to celebrate a huge occasion. That occasion, of course, was the Nationals clinching...Show More Summary
The audio's probably NSFW if you're blaring it at your office, but familiar if you've ever been stuck sitting near your ballpark's resident leather-lunged asshole. Read more...
The Nationals are the first team to clinch an MLB division this season. Congrats! Bryce Harper came more than prepared to celebrate: Goggles for champagne-spraying just aren't enough. Harper's got his own personalized D.C. Fire Department helmet. Show More Summary
With the Washington Nationals likely heading to the playoffs, the last thing they want to see is injuries to key players. Unfortunately, Bryce Harper was removed from Monday's game against the Atlanta Braves. The team announced the issue...Show More Summary
Bryce Harper homered, Ian Desmond drove in three runs and the Washington Nationals moved a step closer to their second NL East title in three years with a 10-3 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday night.
Washington Nationals phenom Bryce Harper has had a rough season due to injuries, but he's still shown off his power from time to time with home runs like this one. During Saturday night's game against the New York Mets, Harper clobbered this two-run blast to put the Nationals on the board in the second inning. Show More Summary
The critics have always been there, picking, prodding, scoffing. They started making their case when he was a teenager, not old enough to legally operate a motor vehicle but good enough to be dubbed baseball’s LeBron James. That sparked it all. Show More Summary
Rafael Soriano blew another save Friday, and an error by Bryce Harper on a routine fly ball in the 11th inning led to the go-ahead runs, giving the Philadelphia Phillies a 9-8 win over the Washington Nationals.
Bryce Harper has had an up-and-down season, but it's plays like this that show you why he's still one of the buzziest young players in Major League Baseball. Seattle Mariners pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma threw a breaking ball to Harper that...Show More Summary
There is an explanation! It's a good one. Last week, some astute folks in the MASN control rooms discovered that Bryce Harper was using a Yasiel Puig-model bat. This was good for a few yuks, and it didn't make a lick of sense. It does now, however. Show More Summary
Ian Desmond and Bryce Harper each homered and drove in two runs as the streaking Washington Nationals rallied from a five-run deficit to beat the San Francisco Giants 14-6 Sunday.
Hitting 2-4, for one thing. Bryce Harper had a decent game Thursday against the Diamondbacks, hitting 2-4 with a strikeout. He did so, apparently, while wielding the sword of another: Why? Was it a gift? Did Harper try Puig's bat last...Show More Summary
With Bryce Harper's talent and Yasiel Puig's bat, magical things should happen at the plate. For whatever reason, Harper was spotted using a bat with Puig's name on it during Thursday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. He started out 1-for-2 at the plate. Show More Summary
At the Nationals-Diamondbacks game last night in Washington, in the bottom of the sixth inning, Bryce Harper ripped a foul ball down the first base line that took a funny carom off the wall, bounced up, and hit a kid right in the head. However, there’s no need to worry. The kid is totally fine […]
Sometimes you just gotta let 'em go, kid. During Wednesday's Nationals game, a kid wearing a popcorn bucket on his head tried to grab a Bryce Harper foul ball. It went... not-well. Your browser does not support iframes. Let's relive that moment again, shall we? And then a kid is lying in a crumpled heap on the dirt. Show More Summary
The Washington Nationals won their ninth straight game when pinch-hitter Anthony Rendon singled home Bryce Harper in the ninth inning Wednesday night for a 3-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Bryce Harper and Adam LaRoche each drove in two runs, leading the Washington Nationals over the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-4 Friday night for their fourth straight win.