| Feb 27, 2015
| 3:28 PM
Ever since he arrived here for spring training, Michael Morse has not stopped smiling as he becomes more acquainted with his new teammates. Players and coaches tend to gravitate toward Morse, who has an energetic and easygoing personality. He has made...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 3:18 PM
Max Scherzer took a no-hitter into the sixth inning of his Washington debut but was unable to overcome two costly errors by shortstop Ian Desmond, and the New York Mets beat the Nationals 3-1 in their season opener Monday.
Bartolo Colon pitched six...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 6:52 PM
2014: 96-66, first place. Last year in playoffs: 2014.
The Nationals had the best record in the NL last year and won the division for the second time in three years, but they still have not won a postseason...
| Mar 31, 2015
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Washington Nationals closer Drew Storen exited early because of a blister on his right big toe Monday in a 6-2 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals.
Storen issued a two-out walk to Kolten Wong, then left the mound in the sixth...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 4:08 PM
VIERA, Fla. (AP) — Bryce Harper homered for the second straight day and Jose Lobaton hit a three-run drive run in the eighth, one of seven home runs on a windy afternoon as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 11-7 Sunday.
| Mar 27, 2015
| 12:37 PM
MESA, Ariz. -- While speculation over third baseman Kris Bryant's immediate future has speculated over service time and whether the Chicago Cubs will delay his free agency, President Theo Epstein stressed Friday that baseball factors solely will decide...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 4:03 PM
VIERA, Fla. (AP) — Washington first baseman Ryan Zimmerman made an early exit after jarring himself diving for a grounder, and the Nationals said he was OK after a 1-1 tie with the split-squad St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
| Mar 25, 2015
| 2:58 PM
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Max Scherzer looked amply ready to start on opening day for Washington, striking out nine in six shutout innings during the Nationals' 1-0 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday.
Nationals manager Matt Williams...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 8:30 AM
GLENDALE, Ariz. – White Sox center fielder Adam Eaton hadn’t met new designated hitter Adam LaRoche before Tuesday, so his initial impression was superficial.
“LaRoche, when he enters the mix, I think we’re going to have a good...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 11:51 AM
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth has pleaded guilty to reckless driving and been sentenced to five days in jail for driving 105 mph on the Capital Beltway.
Werth was convicted last month in Fairfax County and...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 10:14 PM
Lindisfarne broke quickly from the gate, backed off two challengers who raced to her inside and then powered by them down the stretch to win the $100,000 Marshua Stakes for 3-year-old fillies, the first of two stakes Thursday at Laurel Park. Majestic...