Anne Midgette and Philip Kennicott trade views on the “Ring” at the Washington National Opera
Washington Nationals second baseman Daniel Murphy recorded the 1,000th hit of his career in the sixth inning of Monday's 2-0 win over the Kansas City Royals, smacking a two-out, bases-empty double to straightaway center field off Royals...Show More Summary
Washington Nationals superstar Bryce Harper has signed a contract extension with Under Armour, per a press release from the company. According to Darren Rovell of ESPN.com, the deal is a 10-year extension " believed to be the largest endorsement deal in history for a baseball player." Harper, 23, is one of MLB's brightest young stars. Show More Summary
Washington Nationals relief pitcher Jonathan Papelbon recorded the 358th save of his career in Monday's 2-0 win over the Kansas City Royals, moving into a tie with Troy Percival for 10th place on the all-time saves list, per Kyle Brostowitz...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON—National Small Business Week kicked off with some star power in Washington, D.C., Monday as entrepreneur and “Shark Tank” host Mark Cuban showed up at a Small Business Administration event honoring small business owners from...Show More Summary
press release: Washington National Opera (WNO) today announced that American soprano Christine Goerke will sing the role of Brünnhilde in the Monday, May 2 performance of The Valkyrie, the second opera in Wagner’s epic Ring cycle, which WNO is presenting for the first time. She is stepping in for British soprano Catherine Foster, who injured […]
Acquired in an off-season trade for Ben Revere from the NL’s Washington Nationals, Jays reliever Storen has struggled in the early going this season.
Stephen Strasburg overcame eight hits in seven innings to improve to 4-0 on the season as the Washington Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals last night 5-4. Read more...
Oh, what to make of the Washington Nationals??
Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper was the 2015 National League MVP, but he missed out on the batting title because of Miami Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon. It would be understandable if the Nationals slugger felt like he wasShow More Summary
Cameron Rupp hit a tiebreaking, two-run double off Jonathan Papelbon in a three-run ninth inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Washington Nationals 3-0 Thursday to complete a three-game sweep.
A guide to the Washington National Opera's production of Richard Wagner's epic Ring Cycle for people with short attention spans.
Andres Blanco's three hits included a two-run homer and he scored the go-ahead run on Maikel Franco's seventh-inning double, helping the Philadelphia Phillies edge Bryce Harper and the Washington Nationals 4-3 Tuesday night.
Three weeks are now in the books here in the 2016 MLB season, and a few teams are starting to separate themselves from the pack here in the early going. The Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals have gotten off to terrific starts onShow More Summary
Daniel Murphy has a game plan every night, which works against right-handers or left-handers, says Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker.
Tanner Roark struck out a career-high 15 and allowed only two hits over seven innings in a dominating performance that carried the Washington Nationals past the Minnesota Twins 2-0 Saturday.
Jayson Werth said he's starting to feel more comfortable as the Washington Nationals left fielder.
Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth is out of the lineup for Thursday's game against the Miami Marlins after suffering a hamstring injury Wednesday night. Continue for updates. Werth's Status for Weekend Series vs. Minnesota...Show More Summary
The Washington Nationals’ season is off to a strong start, but Bryce Harper’s batting success (five homers in the past six games and seven in the weeks-old season) isn’t the only thing fans can’t stop talking about. Known for their head-turning hairstyles, the men of the Nationals are back this year with a fresh crop of ‘dos. A […]
Anyone who came into the season thinking Bryce Harper couldn't possibly improve on his superstar-making 2015 season should know this: Harper's 2016 self is making his 2015 self look like a chump. The Washington Nationals star slugger...Show More Summary