| Apr 18, 2015
| 1:37 PM
WASHINGTON — Odubel Herrera had three hits and scored twice, Aaron Harang pitched six innings and the Philadelphia Phillies snapped a six-game losing streak with a 5-3 win over the Washington Nationals on Saturday.
Freddy Galvis had two RBI...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 7:36 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer pitched eight strong innings to get his first win with the Nationals and Bryce Harper hit a three-run homer as Washington beat the reeling Philadelphia Phillies 7-2 on Friday night.
Danny Espinosa also homered and...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 7:31 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Doug Fister pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Yunel Escobar and Michael A. Taylor each hit a homer, and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Thursday night.
Ryan Zimmerman added a two-run...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 8:05 PM
WASHINGTON The first pitch Cole Hamels delivered at Nationals Park on Thursday night ended up as a souvenir.
Former Braves, Jays, Rays and A's castoff Yunel Escobar jumped on a fastball and deposited in the small section of red seats to the left of...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 7:47 PM
BOSTON (AP) — Two errors by pitcher Blake Treinen allowed Boston to erase a seventh-inning deficit, and the Red Sox won 8-7 on Tuesday night as the Washington Nationals struggled in the field for the second straight game.
Boston went ahead with...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 6:43 PM
BOSTON (AP) — Mookie Betts took away a two-run homer with a leaping catch. He stole two bases on the same pitch. Then he hit a three-run homer.
All in the first two innings.
Boston's athletic, young leadoff hitter and center fielder thrilled the...
| Apr 12, 2015
| 4:35 PM
PHILADELPHIA Ryan Howard dropped his helmet onto the field. He peeled off his batting gloves and peered into the dugout. That would be it. Howard's day was finished Sunday after striking out four times in a 4-3, 10-inning loss to Washington.
| Apr 11, 2015
| 8:37 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Odubel Herrera doubled home the winning run in the 10th inning with his first major league hit, lifting the Philadelphia Phillies to a 3-2 comeback win over the Washington Nationals on Saturday night.
Carlos Ruiz led off the...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 10:40 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Before Friday night's game with the Washington Nationals, manager Ryne Sandberg said one key would be for the Phillies' offense to pick up runs early, allowing starter Jerome Williams to work on getting ground balls and maybe making...
| 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 1, 2015
| 1:32 PM
Jarred Cosart pitched with authority Wednesday in his final spring start, and afterward was just as assertive in discussing the gambling investigation that has cast uncertainty on his future with the Miami Marlins.
“I told all these guys, never...