There from the start for Nationals, Zimmerman in 1st Series
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bottle of beer in hand, Ryan Zimmerman stood alone in the Nationals Park home clubhouse for a few moments, taking in the scene while his teammates celebrated reaching...
Washington looks to increase lead to three games in NLCS versus St. Louis
St. Louis Cardinals (91-71, first in the NL Central) vs. Washington Nationals (93-69, second in the NL East)
St. Louis will host Washington in the opening game of the NLCS
Washington Nationals (93-69, second in the NL East) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (91-71, first in the NL Central)
A capsule look at the Nationals-Cardinals playoff series
A look at the best-of-seven National League Championship Series between the Washington Nationals and St. Louis Cardinals:
Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Friday, at St. Louis,...
Dodgers start 1 of 4 rookies in Game 1 of NLDS
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers are starting just one of their four rookies in Game 1 of the National League Division Series.
Will Smith is catching right-handed starter Walker...
A capsule look at the Nationals-Dodgers playoff series
A look at the best-of-five National League Division Series between the Washington Nationals and Los Angeles Dodgers:
Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Thursday, at Los Angeles,...
Washington will host Milwaukee in the NL wild-card game
Milwaukee Brewers (89-73, second in the NL Central) vs. Washington Nationals (93-69, second in the NL East)
A capsule look at the Brewers-Nationals playoff game
A look at the National League wild-card game between the Milwaukee Brewers and Washington Nationals:
Schedule: Tuesday, at Washington, 8:08 p.m. EDT (TBS).
Washington puts win streak on the line against Cleveland
Cleveland Indians (93-66, second in the AL Central) vs. Washington Nationals (90-69, second in the AL East)
Turner’s slam helps Nats sweep Phils, clinch wild card
WASHINGTON (AP) — Dave Martinez's words were drenched with emotion as he stood in a booze-soaked clubhouse, Washington Nationals players celebrating all around after clinching an NL wild card...
Parker scheduled to start for Philadelphia against Washington
Philadelphia Phillies (79-76, fourth in the NL East) vs. Washington Nationals (86-69, second in the NL East)
Nationals handle Phillies 7-2, reduce magic number to 3
WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam Eaton is rounding into form while the Washington Nationals inch closer to an NL wild card.
Eaton hit his career-high 15th homer during his second three-hit game in...
Nationals take on the Phillies in division play
Philadelphia Phillies (79-75, fourth in the NL East) vs. Washington Nationals (85-69, second in the NL East)
Marlins host the Nationals in division matchup
Washington Nationals (84-68, second in the NL East) vs. Miami Marlins (53-100, fifth in the NL East)
Miami; Saturday, 6 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Nationals: Stephen Strasburg (17-6,...
Washington opens 3-game series at home against Braves
Atlanta Braves (91-57, first in the NL East) vs. Washington Nationals (81-64, second in the NL East)
Washington; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Braves: Mike Soroka (11-4, 2.67...
Syndergaard strikes out 10 as Mets handle Nationals, 7-3
WASHINGTON (AP) — Noah Syndergaard struck out 10 while allowing three hits over seven shutout innings, Jeff McNeil hit a two-run homer, and the New York Mets shrugged off a challenging travel...
Rendon 2-run single in 9th lifts Nationals past Marlins 7-6
WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Rendon helped the Washington Nationals win the kind of game they tended to lose earlier in the season.
Rendon lined a two-run single with one out in the ninth...
Turner, Nationals beat Cubs 7-2 for 4th straight win
CHICAGO (AP) — Trea Turner's renewed focus on the little things is producing big results.
Turner reached base four times and scored twice, Yan Gomes and Howie Kendrick each drove in two runs...
Nationals continue onslaught with 4 HRs, pound Pirates 13-0
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Nationals are on a hot streak at the plate that defies explanation.
"If anyone knew the answer to that, they could write a book and make millions of dollars," Adam...
Rendon’s RBI double lifts Nationals to 2-1 win over Brewers
WASHINGTON (AP) — With hits hard to come by, the Washington Nationals turned to the reliable Anthony Rendon yet again.
Rendon hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the eighth inning, and the...
Wood scheduled to start for Cincinnati against Washington
Cincinnati Reds (56-61, fourth in the NL Central) vs. Washington Nationals (63-55, second in the NL East)
Doolittle gets through latest adventure, Nats edge Reds 7-6
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals closer Sean Doolittle added to his career high by getting his 27th save Monday night — and there are more than 1½ months still to go in the...
Kurt Suzuki hits two-run homer to lead Nationals past Giants
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Washington Nationals are back to doing all the little things that make them winners: scoring early, starting pitchers working deep into games and then turning the ball...
Washington’s Turner puts 10-game hit streak on the line against Giants
Washington Nationals (58-53, third in the NL East) vs. San Francisco Giants (56-56, third in the NL West)
Freeland expected to start for the Rockies against Nationals
Colorado Rockies (47-53, fourth in the NL West) vs. Washington Nationals (53-46, second in the NL East)
Turner hits for 2nd cycle, Nationals rout Rockies 11-1
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trea Turner knows better than most what it takes to hit for a cycle. The key, he says, is quite a bit of good luck.
Turner hit his second career cycle, Stephen Strasburg...
Nationals, streaking Rendon set for matchup with Braves
Washington Nationals (52-45, second in the NL East) vs. Atlanta Braves (59-41, first in the NL East)
Atlanta; Sunday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Nationals: Joe Ross (0-1, 11.05...
Sánchez, Adams pace Nationals past Braves, 5-3
ATLANTA (AP) — Nationals closer Sean Doolittle knew his team couldn't afford to falter in the late innings for the second straight night.
Kansas City takes 4-game skid into matchup with Washington
Kansas City Royals (29-59, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Washington Nationals (45-41, second in the AL East)
Turner drives in winning run, Nationals beat Marlins 3-2
WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Corbin wanted to pitch one day after the death of his close friend. In doing so he honored Tyler Skaggs and lifted his Washington Nationals teammates.
MIAMI (AP) — Another productive sixth inning helped the Washington Nationals reach a notable point of their season.
A night after they scored three runs in the sixth to build a lead and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Philadelphia Phillies reliever Pat Neshek has left an appearance against the Washington Nationals with an apparent injury.
Neshek exited with a 2-0 count on Trea Turner in...
Nationals open 4-game series at home against Philadelphia
Philadelphia Phillies (39-32, second in the NL East) vs. Washington Nationals (33-38, fourth in the NL East)
Greinke takes no-hitter into 7th, Diamondbacks beat Nats 5-0
WASHINGTON (AP) — Zack Greinke doesn't think much about no-hitters.
He was in the minority Thursday night when he took a bid into the seventh inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks cruised to a...
Turner homers again as Nationals beat White Sox 12-1
CHICAGO (AP) — Trea Turner's big game got overshadowed a bit by another scary moment involving a fan hit by a foul ball.
Turner homered in the second straight game, Anibal Sanchez pitched...
Nationals hit 4 straight homers in 8th to stun Padres 5-2
SAN DIEGO (AP) — With four swings in the span of seven pitches, the Washington Nationals put on a stunning power display that made major league history.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trea Turner saved the Washington Nationals after another bullpen meltdown.
Turner homered with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Nationals beat the Chicago White Sox...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Home plate umpire Mike Everitt left a game between the Chicago White Sox and Washington Nationals after being struck in the chest by a pitch Tuesday night.
Strasburg strikes out 11, Nationals hold off Braves 5-4
ATLANTA (AP) — The Washington Nationals are in obvious need of a momentum-changing win as they approach the end of May. Much closer to last place than first in the NL East.
Nats blow another lead behind Scherzer, Marlins win 3-2
WASHINGTON (AP) — This time, the Nationals beleaguered bullpen wasn't alone in blowing yet another lead.
José Ureña pitched seven solid innings, Washington again fell apart late behind ace...
Nats GM says manager Martinez safe for now despite struggles
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo says second-year manager Dave Martinez's job is safe for now despite Washington's sluggish start to the season.
Cubs, streaking Baez set for matchup against Nationals
Chicago Cubs (26-16, first in the NL Central) vs. Washington Nationals (18-26, fourth in the NL East)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Shortstop Trea Turner has been activated from the 10-day injured list by the Washington Nationals, who placed starting pitcher Anibal Sánchez on the IL a day after he strained...
Suzuki, Robles homer in 8th to lead Nationals past Phillies
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A comeback rally soothed some of the pain of more injuries for the Washington Nationals.
Kurt Suzuki and Victor Robles hit consecutive home runs in the eighth inning to...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Washington Nationals have placed left fielder Juan Soto on the 10-day injured list due to back spasms.
The 20-year-old Soto missed three straight games entering...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon is finally heading to the injured list with a bruised left elbow after sitting out seven of Washington's past eight games.
Nationals Carter Kieboom for big league debut
WASHINGTON (AP) — Carter Kieboom's rapid rise through the Washington Nationals' minor league system is complete, and perhaps no one is more amazed than the infielder himself.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Starting shortstop Trea Turner has been put on the 10-day injured list by the Washington Nationals with a broken right index finger.