| May 10, 2013
| 8:10 PM
Ian Desmond’s three hits included a two-run homer and an RBI double, and Danny Espinosa and Kurt Suzuki also drove in runs with doubles, helping the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 7-3 for their season-high fifth consecutive victory....
| Apr 29, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Andrelton Simmons hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the seventh inning, then made an eye-popping play to start the ninth as the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Monday night and ended their four-game losing streak.
Atlanta beat the...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg may have irritated a nerve in his right arm using an electrical stimulation machine.
The machines are used by athletes to build strength and are attached with adhesive electrodes. Manager Davey Johnson...
| May 1, 2013
| 7:58 PM
Jordan Zimmermann turned in another dominant performance with two-hit ball over eight innings, Ian Desmond hit a two-run homer in the fourth and the Washington Nationals finally beat the Atlanta Braves, 2-0 Wednesday night.
The Braves had won five in...
| May 2, 2013
| 8:35 PM
Dan Haren had been waiting to prove he belonged in Washington’s vaunted starting rotation.
After winning his last two starts, Haren is feeling a little better, and that’s mostly because he’s not overthrowing his fastball.
| Apr 12, 2012
| 8:18 PM
Standing on third base with two outs in the bottom of the 10th inning, Ryan Zimmerman still was bummed about the two plays he failed to make in the field earlier Thursday for the Washington Nationals.
Knowing that the Cincinnati Reds’ relievers are...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Jordan Pacheco doubled and scored the tiebreaking run on a ninth-inning wild pitch by Tyler Clippard, giving the Colorado Rockies a 4-3 comeback victory over the Washington Nationals on Sunday.
The NL East-leading Nationals took a 3-1 lead into the...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 10:34 PM
Freddie Freeman insists the NL East race is far from over.
The Atlanta Braves are 6 1/2 games out of the division lead with 16 games to play, but Freeman believes they still have a good chance to catch the Washington Nationals.
“I mean have they...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 8:03 PM
Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run homer, Carlos Lee drove in two runs, and the Miami Marlins beat the Washington Nationals 5-3 on Monday night to split the teams’ four-game series.
Carlos Zambrano (5-7) allowed three runs and eight hits in six innings,...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 8:24 PM
Bryce Harper returned from an ankle injury to single and score as a pinch-hitter, and Roger Bernadina had a tiebreaking hit in the seventh inning as the Washington Nationals earned a split of the day-night doubleheader with a 5-2 victory Saturday night....
| Jul 24, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Adam LaRoche and the Washington Nationals handed R.A. Dickey his first loss in three months, beating the sinking New York Mets 5-2 Tuesday night behind Gio Gonzalez’s seven crisp innings.
LaRoche hit a tiebreaking homer and Gonzalez (13-5) gave...