HOUSTON (AP) — Alex Bregman knocked a home run into the Crawford Boxes in the first inning of Game 6 of the World Series on Tuesday night to put Houston on top.
HOUSTON (AP) — Justin Verlander is a true top of the line ace, a starter who's likely headed for the Hall of Fame.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The highlight film of this year's World Series could be a double feature with all those Bob Hope/Bing Crosby movies: "On the Road."
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nationals fans hoped to celebrate a championship with the home team this weekend at the first World Series in Washington since 1933.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two games into the World Series, Juan Soto was knocking the ball all over the park and the Washington Nationals were gleefully pounding the Houston Astros.
WASHINGTON (AP) — NL Championship Series MVP Howie Kendrick is out of the Washington Nationals' lineup for Game 3 of the World Series.
Kendrick was the designated hitter in the first two...
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the World Series (all times local):
Stephen Strasburg outdueled fellow ace Justin Verlander, overcoming a shaky start to give the Washington...
A look at the best-of-seven World Series between the Washington Nationals and Houston Astros:
Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Tuesday, at Houston, 8:08 p.m.; Game 2, Wednesday,...
A look at the best-of-seven National League Championship Series between the Washington Nationals and St. Louis Cardinals:
Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Friday, at St. Louis,...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers are starting just one of their four rookies in Game 1 of the National League Division Series.
Will Smith is catching right-handed starter Walker...
A look at the best-of-five National League Division Series between the Washington Nationals and Los Angeles Dodgers:
Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Thursday, at Los Angeles,...
A look at the National League wild-card game between the Milwaukee Brewers and Washington Nationals:
Schedule: Tuesday, at Washington, 8:08 p.m. EDT (TBS).
WASHINGTON (AP) — Juan Soto and Victor Robles took a moment to themselves off to the side of the clubhouse mayhem as the Washington Nationals celebrated clinching an NL wild card.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam Eaton is rounding into form while the Washington Nationals inch closer to an NL wild card.
Eaton hit his career-high 15th homer during his second three-hit game in...
MIAMI (AP) — Kurt Suzuki made the most of his first at-bat following a lengthy absence.
Suzuki's pinch-hit, bases-clearing double capped a six-run, 10th inning and the Washington Nationals...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A win by the Washington Nationals over the Minnesota Twins made the American League Central Division race a lot more interesting.
ATLANTA (AP) — Nationals ace Max Scherzer felt some relief after helping Washington end a tough four-game series with a win.
"We've been playing pretty well," he said. "We lost three games....
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals outfielder Adam Eaton left Monday's game against the New York Mets after the second inning. The team did not disclose the reason for his...
CHICAGO (AP) — Aníbal Sánchez wanted to help his weary teammates with a strong performance on the mound.
The solid afternoon at the plate was an unexpected bonus.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Nationals are on a hot streak at the plate that defies explanation.
"If anyone knew the answer to that, they could write a book and make millions of dollars," Adam...
WASHINGTON (AP) — It all started with Stephen Strasburg flicking his bat to reach for an outside cutter and loop a flare into right field for a tiebreaking RBI single.
Washington Nationals (61-53, second in the NL East) vs. New York Mets (59-56, third in the NL East)
; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Nationals: Stephen Strasburg (14-5, 3.72...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pitching the way he did Monday night made it that much easier for Erick Fedde to forget how poorly it went his last time out.
PHOENIX (AP) — Matt Adams had about 10 minutes to prepare, but that was all the time he needed to help Joe Ross end a two-year drought.
Adams broke a scoreless tie with a sixth-inning double...
Atlanta Braves (62-44, first in the NL East) vs. Washington Nationals (56-49, second in the NL East)
Washington; Monday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Braves: Dallas Keuchel (3-3,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Stephen Strasburg was too tough, even for the top team in the majors.
The Washington ace tossed seven masterful innings Sunday to win his seventh consecutive start, leading...
Los Angeles Dodgers (67-37, first in the NL West) vs. Washington Nationals (55-47, second in the NL East)
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Nationals dug a daunting hole for themselves in the first 50 games of the season. Fifty games later, they're right where they expected to be — in contention for a playoff...
Miami Marlins (32-51, fifth in the NL East) vs. Washington Nationals (43-41, third in the NL East)
PITCHING PROBABLES: Marlins: Sandy Alcantara (4-7, 3.86 ERA, 1.36 WHIP, 65 strikeouts)...
Atlanta Braves (44-31, first in the NL East) vs. Washington Nationals (36-38, third in the NL East)
Washington; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Braves: Dallas Keuchel (0-0, 0.00...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Three years ago, Matt Adams' dad initiated a holiday tradition with his slugging son: No matter where Adams was playing, he would be in the stadium on Father's Day.
Arizona Diamondbacks (37-33, third in the NL West) vs. Washington Nationals (31-37, fourth in the NL East)
SAN DIEGO (AP) — With four swings in the span of seven pitches, the Washington Nationals put on a stunning power display that made major league history.
Washington Nationals (23-32, fourth in the NL East) vs. Atlanta Braves (30-25, second in the NL East)
Atlanta; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The Braves are 7-7 against opponents...
ATLANTA (AP) — The Washington Nationals are in obvious need of a momentum-changing win as they approach the end of May. Much closer to last place than first in the NL East.
NEW YORK (AP) — Rajai Davis took batting practice Wednesday afternoon in Allentown, Pennsylvania. The 38-year-old outfielder ended his night hitting a three-run homer that capped a thrilling...
NEW YORK (AP) — Mets third baseman Todd Frazier and Nationals outfielder Adam Eaton were back at it with more barbs Tuesday.
During New York's 5-3 win on Monday the two jawed at each other...
NEW YORK (AP) — So much for burying the hatchet.
New York Mets third baseman Todd Frazier and Washington outfielder Adam Eaton had a heated exchange between innings that was caught by a...
New York Mets (20-20, third in the NL East) vs. Washington Nationals (16-25, fourth in the NL East)
Washington; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Mets: Wilmer Font (1-0, 5.50...
New York Mets (19-20, third in the NL East) vs. Washington Nationals (16-24, fourth in the NL East)
Washington; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Mets: Noah Syndergaard (2-3,...
Washington Nationals (16-23, fourth in the NL East) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (26-16, first in the NL West)
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Yet again, Christian Yelich quickly swung things in Milwaukee's favor.
The reigning NL MVP connected in the first inning for his major league-leading 16th home run and the...
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