| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:56 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Washington Nationals took advantage of a two-run throwing error by San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner to break a scoreless tie in the seventh inning en route to a series-extending, 4-1 victory Monday afternoon.
| Sep 28, 2014
| 3:00 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- When Washington Nationals starter Jordan Zimmermann headed to the bullpen to warm up for his start Sunday, bullpen coach Matt LeCroy did not notice anything different about the mild-mannered right-hander from tiny Auburndale, Wisc....
| Sep 28, 2014
| 3:56 PM
WASHINGTON The Marlins' relievers reveled as they watched the ball head their way, anticipating it would find grass and roll toward them. What happened instead silenced the visitors' bullpen and prompted the rest of Nationals Park to erupt in appreciation...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 12:25 PM
Make that back-to-back, season-ending no-hitters for the Miami Marlins, albeit on opposite ends.
A year after Henderson Alvarez no-hit the Detroit Tigers at Marlins Park in regular season finale he matched up against Jordan Zimmermann at Nationals...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:52 PM
The Miami Marlins hung around the playoff picture after losing their ace Jose Fernandez in May and when their biggest bat, Giancarlo Stanton, was lost last week.
And after a 3-2 loss to the Nationals officially eliminated Miami from the postseason,...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 2:31 PM
MIAMI As far as the Marlins have come in 2014, the just completed four-game series against the National League East champion Nationals was a humbling reminder of how far they have to go.
The Nationals behind seven dominating innings from Stephen...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:12 PM
Dodgers fans can talk about what might be. Angels fans can talk about what might have been.
When the rosters for Major League Baseball's All-Star game were announced Saturday afternoon, the National League team included Dodgers left-hander Clayton...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 8:44 PM
One of the big discussions in the press box before Friday’s game was whether Jason Hammel will be an All-Star.
Not whether he is worthy – he has been the Orioles’ best starter this season – but whether he’ll be named to...
| May 15, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Zack Greinke did his job, even a tad more. Then the rest of the Dodgers did just enough of theirs to emerge with a 3-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday night before a Dodger Stadium crowd of 36,721.
Greinke, making his first start...
| May 30, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Through the first two months of the Orioles' season, second baseman Ryan Flaherty's reputation hinged much more on his glove than his bat.
In 30 games, Flaherty was perfect in the field. At the plate, though, he struggled, starting the year 0-for-17...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 5:34 PM
In the Washington Nationals' dugout Saturday morning, manager Davey Johnson explained his contingency plans at shortstop. If Ian Desmond suffered any kind of long-term injury, he said, Danny Espinosa would become the regular shortstop. If Desmond simply...