| Jul 4, 2011
| 7:22 PM
Bryce Harper’s impressive stats earned the teenager a Fourth of July promotion Monday, moving on to Double-A as part of the Washington Nationals’ measured approach with last year’s No. 1 overall draft pick.
Harper made his Double-A...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 6:22 PM
The first chapter of Bryce Harper’s saga as a professional baseball player has been completed.
The Washington Nationals’ top prospect completed his three-month stay as a member of the Hagerstown Suns on Sunday night when he was promoted to...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 8:07 PM
Martin Prado had two hits, including a homer, in his return from five weeks on the disabled list and the Braves beat the error-prone Washington Nationals 11-1 on Friday night for the 10,000th win in franchise history.
The Braves reached the milestone,...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Ryan Zimmerman leaned on a wall outside of the Washington Nationals' clubhouse Thursday morning before his team hosted the Houston Astros in a spring training game.
Asked about the need for security in the cut-throat world of pro sports, the Kellam...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 8:18 PM
Washington Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg will make his second rehab start Friday night for Class-A Potomac.
Strasburg underwent Tommy John surgery Sept. 3, 2010. He threw 31 pitches in his first rehab start on Sunday for the Hagerstown Suns at...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 8:10 PM
Hagerstown Suns fans have seen Bryce Harper, Ryan Zimmerman and Stephen Strasburg all play at Municipal Stadium this season.
It would be easy to argue the trio will be making up Washington’s version of baseball’s Mount Rushmore very soon as...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Boosted by the play of some blossoming youngsters, the Washington Nationals walked out of Citi Field with a series sweep and a new spot in the standings.
No wonder they’re feeling pretty good about the future.
Ian Desmond had a career-high five...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 9:41 AM
Major league catcher Wilson Ramos was full of thanks to his rescuers and his supporters upon his arrival at his family home in Venezuela following a two-day kidnapping.
"I am very happy for the rescue operation they carried out. Very thankful to the...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 6:52 AM
The kidnapping ordeal of Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos ended after two days when Venezuelan police commandos swooped in to rescue him in a flurry of gunfire and arrested five alleged abductors.
Ramos said he was happy and thankful to be...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 2:44 PM
When former general manager Jim Bowden tweeted this afternoon that the Washington Nationals are interested in Adam Jones, I instantly thought the same thing as everybody else.
It’s not news that Jones is a well-regarded center...
| May 18, 2011
| 7:59 PM
Bryce Harper won’t be hitting the major leagues this year, no matter how much he tears up minor league pitching.
Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said Wednesday that Harper will not be called up to the big club in 2011, even after...