| Oct 10, 2012
| 7:04 AM
By Barry Svrluga
The Washington Post
By this point in the season, with the weather turned crisp and Nationals Park preparing to host the most meaningful baseball game in its young existence, it is difficult to remember back to February, when the...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 10:28 AM
by Adam Kilgore
The Washington Post
October 13 - On the night of April 4, they gathered at Joe’s Stone Crab on East Grand Avenue in Chicago. The Washington Nationalshad come north from Viera, Fla., and the next day they would begin their six-...
| Feb 1, 2012
No. 16 Nationals: 15th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Blue Jays
Bryce Harper hasn't played a day in the big leagues, and unfortunately for him there is only one way to go. It is opposite of up.
But if you want to bet on Harper as...
| May 7, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels was suspended five games and was fined an undisclosed amount of money for admitting he intentionally threw at Nationals phenom Bryce Harper in Sunday’s game. “I was trying to hit him,” Hamels told the media...
| 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...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Sluggers such as Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder are apparently out of their price range, but that doesn't mean the Angels, who outscored opponents by a slim 667-633 margin last season, can't improve their run differential in 2012. That was......
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:42 PM
The Nationals have won 11 of 12 games and are shocking fans and opponents with their performance on the field. Manager Jim Riggleman made a surprise move himself, resigning after Thursday's 1-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners. According to Riggleman, he...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 8:10 AM
Washington Nationals phenom Bryce Harper may not have been in his usual position Monday night, but he looked right at home in his Double-A debut.
Batting sixth in the lineup and playing left field for the first time since turning pro, MLB.com's No. 3...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...