Every day that passes for the Washington Nationals serves as another reminder that they failed to meet their expectations in 2013. Two weeks into 2014's spring training, however, and Washington has every reason to believe that it can...Show More Summary
Stephen Strasburg overcame a shaky first inning and the Washington Nationals' offense came up big again in an 11-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.
Trevor Rosenthal had a pain-free spring training debut and Michael Wacha pitched three effective innings for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 4-4 tie with a Washington Nationals split squad that was called after 10 innings Saturday.
Ryan Zimmerman and Adam LaRoche homered to lead the Washington Nationals over the Atlanta Braves 8-2 in a split-squad game Saturday.
Bryce Harper and Wilson Ramos both hit mammoth home runs in the first inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Houston Astros 8-5 Friday.
Gio Gonzalez pitched one-hit ball for two innings in his spring training debut, Ian Desmond homered for the second straight day and the Washington Nationals roughed up a New York Mets split squad 11-5 Wednesday.
Spring training is the time of the year when many baseball players come to camp in "the best shape of their lives." When looking at Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper, it looks like he is bigger than he has ever been since turning...Show More Summary
With spring training well underway throughout Major League Baseball, the evaluative process is already in the works for the Washington Nationals, as they look to put the best 25-man product on the field that they can. Baseball's first month can set the tone for the entire season. Show More Summary
David Robertson pitched a scoreless fourth inning Monday in his first appearance as the Yankees' new closer in New York's 4-2 victory over the Washington Nationals.
In celebration of the comedic opera (opera can be funny?) The Elixir of Love, Washington City Paper and Washington National Opera will host eight mixologists at the Embassy of Italy on March 12 for a crazy cocktail competition / excuse to get real drunk. Donizetti’s The Elixir of Love opens March 20 at the Kennedy Center. Show More Summary
Jordan Zimmermann breezed through two shutout innings with only 20 pitches for the Washington Nationals in what turned into a wild, 16-15 win over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday.
Had the first two years of Bryce Harper's career happened in, say, 2010 and 2011, we undoubtedly would have celebrated the young Washington Nationals slugger as the great young player in MLB. But noooooooo. Harper just had to come along right when Mike Trout came along in 2012. Show More Summary
Ike Davis hit a long two-run homer, and prospects Rafael Montero and Jacob DeGrom combined to throw four perfect innings as the New York Mets lost to the Washington Nationals 5-4 Friday in the first spring training game for both tea...
Last night I attended a panel discussion at the Washington National Cathedral on Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "Letter from Birmingham City Jail." The panel included U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey; Yale Law professor Stephen L. Carter;...Show More Summary
As the arrival of the 2014 MLB season approaches, expectations couldn't be any higher for the Washington Nationals. Combining for 184 wins over the past two seasons, the 2012 National League East champions have made minor moves to shore...Show More Summary
MLB players never want to be falsely accused of taking performance enhancing drugs. So when people see what Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper was wearing during spring training, they probably won't be accusing him of anything. Check...Show More Summary
Low-cost airlines are being given are rare chance to break into a prime market.
Sometimes video games can actually be useful in real life. Catcher Jose Lobaton spent the past few seasons with the Tampa Bay Rays, but an offseason trade sent him to the Washington Nationals. Now he has to get used to catching a new pitching staff. Nationals fans shouldn't be too worried, however. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Virgin America airline said on Wednesday it had won the last eight takeoff and landing slots at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.
The Washington Nationals and the Miami Marlins are using drones to film practices during spring training. Though the Nationals have said that they are using the drones for promotional vides, they may ultimately use the drones to help position their outfielders. Show More Summary