| Oct 11, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Washington National fans are elated. Jayson Werth scored a game winning home run in the bottom of the 9th inning. The homer sealed a win for the Nats. The series is tied 2-2. The tie breaking game will be played on Friday.
Fans, these are the high holy...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 8:53 PM
By Bill Ladson / MLB.com | 9/20/2012 10:00 PM ET
WASHINGTON -- The Nationals are in the playoffs and they were able advance to the postseason on a great effort from left-hander Ross Detwiler, who pitched six solid innings in a 4-1 victory over the...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 9:25 PM
Erik Kratz said it was more of a severe cramp than a pulled hamstring. Whatever it was, it got the three-time all-star catcher a night off. Tuffy Gosewisch is behind the plate for the second straight night Friday night, breaking the alternating game cycle...
| May 19, 2012
| 9:01 PM
In their most recent hot stretch, the Orioles have milked the drama -- with their previous seven wins coming by a margin of three runs or fewer.
For much of Saturday’s 6-5 victory, the trend looked like it finally would end, with their most...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 6:03 PM
SPRINGFIELD, MO - Former Missouri State pitcher Pierce Johnson officially signed with the Chicago Cubs Monday afternoon. The 6'3" 21-year old was selected 43rd overall in last weeks MLB amateur draft.
"I wanted to get out and play," said Johnson. ...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 2:52 PM
In this special edition of SportsWeek, we’re coming to you from Nationals Park. Lou Holder fills in for LaVar and is joined by the Nationals General Manager Mike Rizzo, Third Baseman Ryan Zimmerman, Pitcher Ross Detwiler, Pitcher Edwin Jackson, and...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 2:22 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Stephen Strasburg chuckled the moment the subject was broached. His response sounded as if it had been memorized off a note card.
"I have no clue how many innings I'm going to throw this year," he said. "I've answered that question...
| Apr 11, 2012
— On Tuesday night, under a starless sky at Citi Field, Ross Detwiler pitched exactly the way the Washington Nationals envisioned he would in 2007 when they drafted a beanpole left-hander out of Missouri State with the sixth pick. Five years later,...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 10:06 AM
All good things must come to an end, and for the New York Mets, just like any other team in the history of baseball, it was only a matter of time until they recorded their first loss of the season.
After shocking the baseball world by beginning the...