The Nationals have dropped two games to the Padres already. Can they salvage a win in game three? Here are three things to watch for. Will the bullpen ever solve their season-long woes? The Nationals…
Rookie Jason Martin hit a tiebreaking double in the top of the ninth inning against Washington’s shaky bullpen, then Felipe Vázquez escaped a bases-loaded jam Sunday to give the Pittsburgh Pirates a 4-3 win over the Nationals.
After back-to-back series wins on the road, the Nationals return home to face Pittsburgh, their first series against a non-NL East foe.
Max Scherzer got his first win, Anthony Rendon hit a three-run homer and the Washington National were helped by 12 walks in a 12-9 win over the New York Mets on Sunday.
The Washington Nationals open the 2019 season Thursday at home against the New York Mets at 1:05 p.m. Here’s everything you need to get you ready for baseball.
With the 2019 MLB season upon us, the WTOP sports staff takes its best crack at telling you what the future will hold this year.
This will be the first year the Washington Nationals will be without Bryce Harper, and the season will likely be a referendum on whether the Nationals should have figured out a way to keep the young slugger.
Nonchalantly, Washington manager Dave Martinez made official on Monday what most already assumed — ace Max Scherzer will be the first to get the ball for the Nationals, setting up a marquee matchup March 28 at Nationals Park between Scherzer and Jacob deGrom of the New York Mets.
The Nationals made the first big splash in this year’s free agent market, signing the former Arizona lefthander considered the top starting pitcher available.
The Caps finally won a title, but that’s not the only thing D.C. sports fans can be thankful for this year. The WTOP Sports staff shares their picks.
Despite a career-high 300 strikeouts, Max Scherzer came up short to New York Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom in the 2018 National League Cy Young Award vote.
Will Max Scherzer win his third straight National League Cy Young Award? Our MLB predictor model says the race is very close.
Max Scherzer and Jacob deGrom are dueling it out for this year’s National League Cy Young Award. But, could one of them take home the NL MVP as well?
Bryce Harper explains his thoughts on the season and his future in an exclusive conversation with The Sports Capitol, shared here with WTOP. He’s open to a return, which assures nothing.
Robert Acuna Jr. went 4 for 5, had two RBIs and scored the tiebreaking run in the fourth inning to help the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves win their season-best sixth straight game with a 10-5 victory over the Washington Nationals on Friday night.
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