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Bryce Harper, Matt Wieters get days off Monday vs. Colorado Rockies

Dusty Baker's efforts to keep his roster strong through a grueling road trip continues with some lineup changes Monday.

MLB: Nationals' Blake Treinen loses his job as closer

Right-hander Blake Treinen was removed Wednesday as closer for the Washington Nationals and manager Dusty Baker said the job will be a “mix and match” plan with right-handers Shawn Kelley and Koda Glover sharing the duties. Kelley earned his first save of the season in Washington’s 3-1 victory...

Dusty Baker on Nationals' closer situation: 'This ain't working'

Blake Treinen's tenure as closer may be over following another troubling ninth inning against the Braves.

Survey: Dodgers pass Lakers as L.A.'s favorite team

Magic Johnson arrived in Los Angeles as a wide-eyed teenager in 1979, when Dusty Baker, Ron Cey and Steve Garvey starred for the team that had captured the affection of the city. “I've seen how the Dodgers can be as big as the Lakers,” Johnson said when he announced his pursuit of an ownership...

Nationals attend the Capitals' game on Saturday night

Max Scherzer led a crew of baseball player in support of Washington's hockey team. His manager, Dusty Baker, approves.

Adam Eaton, Jayson Werth and Matt Wieters get days off Saturday

On Jackie Robinson Day, Dusty Baker switches up his lineup and remembers a hero.

Adam Eaton is right where he belongs: at the top of the Nationals’ lineup

The Nats’ new center fielder is most valuable hitting first or second, and Dusty Baker may have stumbled into that conclusion.

Anthony Rendon is out of Tuesday's lineup

Dusty Baker wants to give his third baseman a day off after a rough first week at the plate.

Dusty Baker isn't done tinkering with the Nationals' lineup just yet

Sounds like Adam Eaton will bat second at least for the Nationals' season-opening series against the Marlins.

The Nationals aim to win the World Series that Dusty Baker ‘deserves’

As they begin a new season, players are eager to fill in the one gap on the manager’s résumé.

The Nationals talk about Anthony Rendon like he's a star. He'd rather talk hoops.

The third baseman's laid-back attitude was once mistaken for laziness. Now it contributes to his status, in Manager Dusty Baker's words, as “highly underrated.”

What will the Nationals' lineup look like early this season? Good question.

With Daniel Murphy still working back into shape, Dusty Baker might have to play with his lineup early on.

Dusty Baker is in the last year of his contract, but he's in it for the long haul

The Nats have a two-year window to win, and the manager has half as long. Yet he's a young-at-heart baseball liferwho wants to stay in the game.

The Washington Nationals see Koda Glover as a closer. The question is when.

Manager Dusty Baker said the Nationals have settled on a closer without naming one. Could it be the dogged but green 23-year-old?

The Nationals have not one, but two winemakers in their clubhouse

Newly acquired pitcher Joe Blanton and Manager Dusty Baker both operate vineyards in California.

Daniel Murphy and Tanner Roark return from WBC

"We're all very happy to see them, because they're big personalities on this team, not only game- and player-wise, but also just them,” Manager Dusty Baker said.

Dusty Baker says Erick Fedde is 'at the very top of the list'

Could Fedde hit the majors this season? And what will the Nationals do with Joe Nathan?

Dusty Baker on the Nationals' closer: 'We haven't really discussed it'

Koda Glover, Shawn Kelley and Blake Treinen remain favorites to close this year, but the Nationals say they haven't decided who will do it.

Dusty Baker's namesake led Arkansas to second round of NCAA tournament

The Nationals manager says he knows a few kids — and some animals — named after him.

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