The Nationals, fourth in the NL East, began an 11-game homestand that includes series against the division-rival Phillies and Braves.
The Nationals raced to a 4-0 lead in the first inning but saw their last 20 batters retired, and the San Diego Padres came back for a 5-4 win on Thursday night to snap the Nats’ four game win streak.
Chicago’s Baez puts 13-game hit streak on the line against Nationals.
The Phillies, Braves, Mets and Nationals are within five games of each other, with Philadelphia in first place at 19-14.
The Nationals had a chance to score first in the second inning, loading the bases with two out. Bu pitcher Anibal Sanchez hit a comebacker that Wainwright inadvertently kicked over to Paul Goldschmidt for the easy out.
The Washington Nationals will build a 35,000-square-foot restaurant and entertainment venue at Nationals Park under a deal approved by D.C.’s sports and conventions authority.
Struggling Nationals reliever Trevor Rosenthal — who has appeared in seven games with Washington, pitching to a 36.00 ERA and did not record an out until his fifth appearance — has agreed to go to extended spring training in West Palm Beach, Florida.
Matt Adams homered leading off the 11th inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Padres 7-6 on Sunday, avoiding their first series sweep at home against San Diego since 2008.
The Nationals’ bullpen has been unsightly to start the year, but relief corps everywhere are struggling on a level we haven’t seen in a half century.
The Washington Nationals have turned their sights back toward their division and the Miami Marlins for a three-game tilt. Here are three things to watch for before the game.
After a poor showing on Tuesday night, the Nationals will look to get back on track and prevent their losing streak from increasing to three games.
Trea Turner is searching for further uptick in his value this season. Nationals manager Davey Martinez wants Turner to reach 70, 80, even 90 steal attempts. Running that often has become an outlier.
The 31-year-old Hellickson could earn up to $4 million more in performance bonuses, based on the number of games he starts.
Baseball season is just around the corner and so are new bobbleheads for fans featuring players Juan Soto, Max Scherzer, Adam Eaton and Patrick Corbin as well as several other giveaway items. Here’s the game schedule for when the new collectibles will be available.
The Nationals brought back a familiar face behind the plate, signing catcher Kurt Suzuki to a two-year deal Monday, according to reports.
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