| Jun 25, 2015
Mired in a long slump at the plate, Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond found a way to help Washington get a win.
Desmond hit a sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 11th inning to lift the Nationals to a 2-1 victory over the Atlanta...
| Jun 24, 2015
| 7:50 PM
WASHINGTON Shelby Miller retired the first nine batters he faced for the second consecutive start Wednesday, but this time the Braves ace was just getting warmed up.
He recorded 18 outs in the first 18 Washington Nationals that he faced, allowing just...
| Jun 17, 2015
| 7:32 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Steven Souza Jr. hit his 13th home run of the season and Curt Casali blasted the first of his career to help the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Washington Nationals 5-0 on Wednesday night.
Souza and Casali each had three hits, with...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 8:05 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka outpitched Max Scherzer, Stephen Drew hit two solo home runs and the New York Yankees beat the Washington Nationals 6-1 Tuesday night for their seventh straight victory.
A two-out throwing error by shortstop Ian...
| Jun 7, 2015
| 6:18 PM
Sparked by the return of Chris Denorfia on Sunday, the Cubs used a 14-hit attack to roll to a 6-3 victory over the Nationals. Denorfia and Kris Bryant each had three hits, and Chris Coghlan hit a two-run single in the fifth to put the Cubs...
| Jun 6, 2015
| 3:19 PM
After failing to get a hit the first time through the batting order, the Cubs responded Saturday with three runs on six hits in the next two innings, added an insurance run in the ninth and held on for a 4-2 victory over the Nationals in...
| May 26, 2015
| 7:53 PM
The Cubs transformed a one-run deficit into a 3-2 victory Tuesday night, thanks to Kris Bryant's game-tying home run in the eighth and Addison Russell's double to right with two outs in the ninth. The game was delayed by 15 minutes at the...
| May 26, 2015
| 7:33 PM
CHICAGO (AP) — Addison Russell hit a game-ending RBI double in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the surging Washington Nationals 3-2 on Tuesday night.
Chris Coghlan started the winning rally with a one-out single against Matt Grace (2-...
| May 25, 2015
| 3:58 PM
Wilson Ramos hit an opposite-field home run to right-center off Justin Grimm with two out in the sixth to give the Nationals a 2-1 victory Monday over the Cubs at warm and windy Wrigley Field. The Cubs had only four hits in five innings...
| May 24, 2015
| 2:31 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryce Harper drove in two runs, Gio Gonzalez outpitched Aaron Harang and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-1 Sunday for their eighth straight series win.
Harper gave the Nationals a 2-1 lead with a run-...
| May 23, 2015
| 6:41 PM
WASHINGTON — Cole Hamels pitched eight sharp innings, Ryan Howard homered and the Philadelphia Phillies roughed up Stephen Strasburg, beating Washington 8-1 Saturday and ending the Nationals' six-game winning streak.
Hamels (5-3) won his fourth...