Braves Beat Nationals 2-1 Behind Anderson's Strong OutingRookie Ian Anderson allowed one hit over seven scoreless innings and the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves held on to beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 on Saturday night after closer Mark Melancon escaped a bases-loaded jam in the ninth.
Power Trio: Freeman, Swanson, Acuña Rally Braves Past NatsWith Ronald Acuña Jr., Freddie Freeman and Marcell Ozuna as the top three hitters in his lineup, Braves manager Brian Snitker knows an early five-run deficit is hardly insurmountable.
Soto Returns, Nats Beat Rays 5-3 To Finish 2-Game SweepJuan Soto drove in a run in his return to the lineup and the Washington Nationals used strong relief pitching to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 on Tuesday night to sweep the two-game series.
Out Of The Box: Umps Eject Nats GM Rizzo From Luxury SuiteWashington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo was tossed for yelling at umpires from a luxury suite in Atlanta on Sunday, with longtime crew chief Joe West saying, “enough is enough.”
Dalbec Homers For First Big League Hit, Red Sox Top Nats 9-5Bobby Dalbec hit a two-run homer in his major league debut, Rafael Devers hit a pair of home runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Washington Nationals 9-5 on Sunday.
Nats Sign Longtime Red Sox Utility Player Brock HoltThe Washington Nationals have signed former longtime Red Sox utility player Brock Holt, adding him for the final month of the season.
Nola Bounces Back, Leads Phillies To 3-2 Win Over NationalsAaron Nola bounced back from the shortest outing of his career to throw seven strong innings, and the Philadelphia Phillies took advantage of the Washington Nationals’ sloppy outfield defense to rally for a 3-2 victory on Wednesday night.
Realmuto's 3-Run Blast Lifts Phillies Over Nationals, 8-3J.T. Realmuto hit a three-run homer, Jake Arrieta pitched five strong innings before a rain delay of more than an hour ended his night, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Washington Nationals 8-3 on Tuesday night.
Sanchez Wins Debut 5-3, Marlins Earn Doubleheader Split Against NationalsSixto Sanchez allowed six hits over five innings to win his major league debut, and the Miami Marlins defeated the Washington Nationals 5-3 on Saturday night to earn a split of a doubleheader.
Nationals Fire Employee Seen Throwing Hot Coffee At WomanThe Washington Nationals have fired a team employee who was seen on video throwing two cups of hot coffee into the face of a woman working at a convenience store in the Dominican Republic, the team said Saturday.
Nationals' Strasburg Is Done For Season, Awaits Hand SurgeryStephen Strasburg’s season is over.
World Series MVP Stephen Strasburg Might Require SurgeryWashington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg was diagnosed with carpal tunnel neuritis on his throwing hand after seeing a nerve specialist, manager Dave Martinez said Friday.
Surging Orioles Drop Nationals Into Cellar With 7-3 VictoryThe Baltimore Orioles struck early against Washington Nationals lefty Patrick Corbin and got a home run from Rio Ruiz in a 7-3 victory Saturday night, capping another disappointing day for the defending World Series champions.
Strasburg Hurt As Nationals Beat Orioles 15-3 For 'Split'The Nationals withstood the injury to Strasburg after rebounding from a defeat that took five days to decide and weathering a lengthy rain delay.
Five Days Later, Orioles Complete 6-2 Win Over NationalsThe Baltimore Orioles successfully finished what they started, beating the Washington Nationals 6-2 on Friday in a game suspended five days earlier because of a tarp malfunction at another ballpark.