Nats Make Their Pitch To Biden, Invite Him To Throw 1st BallThe Nats have invited Biden to toss out the ceremonial first ball next season on opening day.
Harper's 2 HRs Help Phils Top Nats 12-3, Push Champs To EdgeBryce Harper showed up to Nationals Park, his old stomping grounds, about six hours before Wednesday night’s first pitch to get treatment for a bothersome back, then got a chance to stay off his feet a bit as the designated hitter instead of an outfielder.
Nats Sweep Phils, Drop Philadelphia Below Playoff PositionThe Philadelphia Phillies tumbled out of a playoff position, getting swept in a doubleheader by the Washington Nationals when Yadiel Hernández hit a game-ending, two-run homer in eighth inning off Brandon Workman for a 2-1 win in Tuesday night's second game.
Rojas, Cooper Homer To Lead Marlins Over Nationals 7-3Miguel Rojas and Garrett Cooper each had a double and a homer and the Miami Marlins beat the Washington Nationals 7-3 on Saturday night.
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.