Watching Stephen Strasburg on the mound in 90-degree heat, Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker recalled how he heard the right-hander would "wilt" in these situations.
Little has gone as planned this season, like their 18-inning loss Sunday, but the Nats have responded to every obstacle they’ve faced so far.
Manager has the Nats pimpin' -- not limpin' -- into the second half.
In 2016, Murphy is torturing the Mets. In 1980, his current manager did the exact same thing.
Baker has discovered which players he can count on, and the result is a six-game division lead at the all-star break.
Lineups and discussion thread for tonight's game against the Mets.
Washington Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman has gone on the 15-day disabled list with an unspecified injury. Continue for updates. Dusty Baker Mum on Zimmerman's Ailment Friday, July 8 The Nationals announced the move Friday. On...Show More Summary
Dusty Baker would not say what Zimmerman's injury is, and the Nationals do not yet know when he will return.
Washington's first-year manager says his team would appreciate crazy home fans, but the franchise is willing to wait.
Lineups for this afternoon's series finale against the Brewers.
This article was originally published at Stratfor.com. By Rodger Baker "The struggle had opened in a grey dawn at Lexington; its last shot was fired eight years later on the other side of the world outside a dusty town in southern India." So ends Piers Mackesy's 1964 book "The War for America; 1775-1783." [...]
The Nationals slugger admitted to his manager that he was wrong.
Who is starting Sunday, and what does it mean for Lucas Giolito?
What does Scherzer think of his first half?
The Washington Nationals signed pitcher Mat Latos to a minor league contract on Wednesday, manager Dusty Baker confirmed to Dan Kolko of MASN. Baker noted that the move was primarily for depth, per Mark Zuckerman of MASN: Latos, 28,Show More Summary
Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker confirmed Monday that exciting prospect and right-handed pitcher Lucas Giolito would make his MLB debut Tuesday against the New York Mets, per the team. According to MLB Pipeline, the 21-year-old...Show More Summary
Harper and Baker grew up listening to Baker call Dodgers games 40 years apart.
Even the Nationals manager does not know the extent of his network of celebrity connections.
Dusty Baker will work Taylor and Ben Revere into center field depending on matchups.
Dusty Baker continues to work in days off during a brutal stretch of the Nationals schedule.