| Oct 13, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Once upon a time, the chance to go to Great American Ball Park and watch the Reds play a win-or-go-home game in the playoffs would have been the chance of a lifetime for fans in Cincinnati. The franchise hadn't played one since 1975, and that was at...
| 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-...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 8:19 PM
Washington Nationals manager Davey Johnson says Stephen Strasburg could miss his final two or three turns in the rotation during the regular season.
In his first full season following elbow ligament replacement surgery, Strasburg is 15-5 with a 2.85...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 8:12 PM
Stephen Strasburg returned to dominant, strike-throwing form against St. Louis after struggling in his last start. According to his manager, the All-Star ace will have two more opportunities at being “vintage Strasburg” this season.
| Sep 3, 2012
| 8:18 PM
The first winning season in franchise history didn't thrill Washington Nationals manager Davey Johnson when he was reminded of it.
"I guess," Johnson said and paused. "I wasn't real concerned about it."
The Nationals, who moved to Washington for the...
| 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 8, 2012
| 1:05 AM
WASHINGTON - Nationals manager Davey Johnson was talking to general manager Mike Rizzo on Saturday when he called for Bryce Harper to come over.
Harper thought it was one of two things: ''I was thinking I was going down because Rizzo and everybody was...
| 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...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Washington Nationals Manager Davey Johnson, the oldest skipper in the major leagues, sounds as if he wants to return to Washington for the 2013 season. General Manager Mike Rizzo, who hired Johnson midway through 2011 and has watched him manage the...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 8:35 PM
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...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 8:37 PM
Pedro Beato threw a wild pitch with the bases loaded in the 10th inning that allowed the winning run to score, and the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 5-4 after blowing a late lead Tuesday night.
The Nationals fell behind twice after...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 1:59 PM
Though the Nationals enjoyed a soft schedule to start the season, with 10 of the first 14 against the Cubs, Mets and Astros, their pitching — especially their starting pitching — has been impressive. The Nationals went into the weekend with...