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Harper homers twice, but Nats drop finale to M's


Washington Nationals' outfielder Bryce Harper hit two home runs out of the field of play in Safeco today, but the Nats came up short in the series finale with the Seattle Mariners. But seriously,...

Nats hit 4 HRs off Felix, but Jordan. Zimmermann.


Washington Nationals' right-hander Jordan Zimmermann gave up seven hits, a walk and two earned runs in last night's 8-3 win over the Seattle Mariners. Zimmermann wasn't the big story, but he was...

Wire Taps: Matt Williams talks September call-ups


The Washington Nationals dropped the series with the Philadelphia Phillies with last night's loss now it's a salvage job with Doug Fister on the mound in the finale in Citizens Bank Park. Can...

Wire Taps: Steven Souza named AAA Intl. League MVP


Steven Souza, 25, tore up Triple-A pitching this season, and this afternoon he was named the International League MVP. Souza has been up and down between the majors and the Nationals' top affiliate...

Wire Taps: "Hairy times..some not-to-plan moments"


Matt Williams' description of the recently-completed homestand? "It was some hairy times and some not-to-plan moments," the Nationals' skipper said. Washington won nine of ten games. Now they head...

Nats' Friday night lineup + Nats Nightly nonsense


San Francisco Giants' starter Tim Hudson has dominated the Washington Nationals over the course of his career and he's in D.C. tonight to try to bring an end to the Nats' win streak. Can the...

Wire Taps: Nats sweep Bucs, take on D-Backs in DC


The Washington Nationals swept their three-game set with the Pittsburgh Pirates and won their sixth straight game overall, a new season high. They also played some at-times ugly baseball and blew a...

On Gio Gonzalez's high pitch counts and command...


Washington Nationals' lefty Gio Gonzalez threw 102 pitches in five innings last night in another start in which his high pitch count ended his outing early. The Nats battled back to spare Gonzalez...

Nats Notes: LaRoche in August, Span's out at 3rd


Adam LaRoche continues to swing a hot bat in August and the Nationals' first baseman is well on his way to making up for a less-than-stellar July. And about Denard Span getting thrown out trying to...

Strasburg dominates the Mets... on the road!


Was Thursday night's outings against the New York Mets in Citi Field Washington Nationals' starter Stephen Strasburg's best road start of the year? Nats' skipper Matt Williams said it probably was...


Nats' RHP Doug Fister throws seven scoreless in NY


Doug Fister threw seven scoreless innings last night in Citi Field, improving to (12-3) on the year in the Washington Nationals' 7-1 win over the New York Mets. Nats' skipper Matt Williams was once...

Gonzalez vs the Braves in Atlanta's Turner Field


Washington Nationals' left-hander took something of a step back Sunday night in Atlanta in a rough start vs the Braves in the finale of the Nats' three-game set in Turner Field. Lots of pitches,...

"They're resilient. They just keep going." - MW


The Washington Nationals and Atlanta Braves split the first two games of their three-game weekend set in Turner Field in a wild home run-filled game on Friday night and a rain-delayed late-night...

Update: Souza leaves game after collision w/ wall


Bringing back memories of Bryce Harper's attempt to take a Tim Hudson home run off the top of the right field wall in Turner Field last season, Nationals' outfielder Steven Souza, Jr. ran full...

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"They're going to want our throat." - Bryce Harper


The Washington Nationals and Atlanta Braves start a three-game set in Turner Field tonight with Stephen Strasburg on the mound against Braves' right-hander Ervin Santana. Can the Nats turn the tide...

"He was really down in the zone, really down."- MW


Washington Nationals' starter Doug Fister shut the New York Mets down last night in Nationals Park and the Nats' bats provided plenty of offense in the 7-1 win which set up a rubber match this...

"I won't disappoint him next time." - Tanner Roark


Washington Nationals' manager Matt Williams let Tanner Roark hit with two on and two out in the sixth inning last night and Roark gave up the Nats' lead in the top of the seventh inning. Williams...

Nationals expected to call Steven Souza back up...


According to several reports now, the Washington Nationals are expected call Steven Souza, Jr. back up from Triple-A Syracuse to join the Nats in time for their makeup game with the Baltimore...

7.0 IP, 5 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 8 Ks, 97 P, 71 S...


"He was really good tonight," Washington Nationals' skipper Matt Williams said after Jordan Zimmermann shut the Philadelphia Phillies out over seven innings in the nation's capital. Zimmermann...

Nationals' notes, leftover quotes from last night


The Washington Nationals dropped a 2-1 decision to the Philadelphia Phillies last night. After the game, Nats' skipper Matt Williams talked about the loss and the Nationals' bad luck on some...

Williams on Hairston's double, LaRoche's steal...


Nats' PH Scott Hairston doubled for the first time since May 31st in the 8th inning tonight, Denard Span bunted for a single to move the go-ahead run to third and Adam LaRoche stole his first base...

Wire Taps: Nats win series w/ Reds, head to Miami


The Washington Nationals took 2 of 3 from the Cincinnati Reds this weekend in Great American Ball Park, two words, and they head to Miami now for a three-game set in Marlins Park, two words, with...

Williams on Harper, Rendon + Roark on slider grip


Washington Nationals' skipper Matt Williams talked after last night's 4-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds about the momentary scare with Bryce Harper in left, Anthony Rendon's defense and the Nats'...

Ryan Zimmerman suffers hamstring strain, MRI today


The Washington Nationals beat the Colorado Rockies for their fourth straight win overall, but lost Ryan Zimmerman to a hamstring injury in the process. Matt Williams talked about the severity of...

Wire Taps: Desmond's big night, Barrett's big K


The Washington Nationals took an early lead and held on in spite of a rally by the Colorado Rockies last night in Coors Field. Aaron Barrett's big K in the sixth left the bases loaded. Five pitches...

Wire Taps: Werth's winner, Suarez talks UofM +more


The Washington Nationals left the nation's capital bound for Colorado having taken two of three from the Milwaukee Brewers with a walk-off win courtesy of Jayson Werth's discerning eye at the plate...

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