Stories tagged: washington nationals
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017
Game 4 of the N.L. Division Series was postponed by rain on Tuesday, giving Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta another day to rest his troublesome right hamstring and putting ace …
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017
Anthony Rizzo looped a tiebreaking single with two outs in the eighth inning and the Chicago Cubs overcame Max Scherzer’s brilliant performance to beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 on Monday …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 7, 2017
Bryce Harper hit a tying two-run homer in the eighth inning and Ryan Zimmerman tacked on a three-run shot moments later to lift the Washington Nationals to a 6-3 comeback …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 6, 2017
Relying on precision rather than power, Kyle Hendricks pitched the Chicago Cubs to another winning start in October.
Thu., Oct. 5, 2017
Bryce Harper and Kris Bryant – childhood pals in Las Vegas and the past two N.L. MVPs – chatted and shared a laugh between their teams’ workouts Thursday ahead of …
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017
Nationals ace Max Scherzer was pulled with a hamstring cramp while tuning up for the playoffs Saturday during host Washington’s 4-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Sun., Sept. 17, 2017
Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper took swings during batting practice Sunday for the first time since hyperextending his left knee on Aug. 12.
Fri., Sept. 15, 2017
Alex Wood struck out eight in six innings, Corey Seager hit a three-run homer during a five-run second and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the host Washington Nationals 7-0 on …
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017
The Washington Nationals became the first team in the majors to clinch a playoff spot this season, winning the NL East on Sunday as Stephen Strasburg extended his scoreless streak …
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017
Sun., Aug. 13, 2017
When Bryce Harper couldn’t put any weight on his left leg when he was helped off the field, the worst-case scenario certainly seemed realistic.
Sat., Aug. 12, 2017
WASHINGTON – Bryce Harper appeared to injure his left knee when he slipped on a wet first base, a potentially devastating blow to the NL East-leading Washington Nationals. While running …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 6, 2017
Matt Wieters hit a tiebreaking grand slam off Carl Edwards Jr. in Washington’s five-run eighth inning, helping the Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 9-4 on Sunday.
Mon., July 31, 2017
Mon., July 31, 2017
Yu Darvish and Sonny Gray headed a parade of prized arms on the move Monday, leaving little doubt on trade deadline day: Top teams made a big pitch for the …
Thu., July 27, 2017
The Washington Nationals tied a franchise record with eight home runs, including two apiece by Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman, and Max Scherzer pitched six innings of three-hit ball in …
Wed., July 26, 2017
One day after expressing hope Stephen Strasburg would make his next start, the Washington Nationals will place the right-hander on the 10-day disabled list.
Sun., July 23, 2017
The Washington Nationals’ rookie-level Gulf Coast League affiliate pitched seven-inning no-hitters in both ends of a doubleheader Sunday.
UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017
Freddie Freeman drove in two runs and Mike Foltynewicz quieted the Washington Nationals’ bats as the Atlanta Braves won 5-2 following an unusually dry rain delay that lasted more than …
Thu., June 29, 2017
Nationals shortstop and leadoff hitter Trea Turner broke his right wrist when hit by a 96 mph fastball from the Chicago Cubs’ Pedro Strop in the seventh inning of Washington’s …
Thu., June 29, 2017
Trea Turner broke his right wrist after being hit by a pitch, and it’s unclear when the Washington Nationals will get their speedy shortstop back in the lineup.
UPDATED: Tue., June 27, 2017
Neither of the past two N.L. Cy Young Award winners had his best stuff, though Max Scherzer handled things much better than Jake Arrieta.
Fri., June 16, 2017
Max Scherzer struck out 10 over eight masterful innings to reach double digits for the fifth straight start and limited the Mets to four hits, leading the Washington Nationals over …
Wed., June 14, 2017
Darren Baker got scooped up by dad’s team again.
Wed., May 31, 2017
Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper has agreed to drop his appeal of a four-game suspension and will have one game shaved from the punishment.
Tue., May 30, 2017
Giants reliever Hunter Strickland received a six-game suspension Tuesday and Washington’s Bryce Harper was penalized four games for their roles in a benches-clearing brawl at AT&T Park a day earlier.
Mon., May 29, 2017
Drilled in the hip by a heater, Bryce Harper knew where this was headed. In a hurry, too.
Sat., May 27, 2017
Stephen Strasburg struck out a career-high 15 while allowing three hits over seven innings to lead the Washington Nationals over the visiting San Diego Padres 3-0 on Saturday.
Fri., May 26, 2017
Max Scherzer struck out 13 and gave up three hits over 8
UPDATED: Thu., May 25, 2017
Nelson Cruz greeted reliever Jacob Turner with a go-ahead, three-run homer in the sixth inning, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Washington Nationals 4-2 Thursday to stop a five-game losing …