Soroka silences Nationals’ bats in 5-0 Braves win
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nick Markakis didn't show any rust in his return from the injured list.
Markakis went 2 for 4 with a sacrifice fly, Mike Soroka allowed one hit over six innings and the...
Fried’s dominating performance leads Braves past Nats 4-2
ATLANTA (AP) — Max Fried pitched one-hit ball over seven innings to outduel Stephen Strasburg and push the Atlanta Braves a step closer to their second straight NL East title, beating the...
Mets bullpen bounces back, Alonso 45th HR to beat Nats 8-4
WASHINGTON (AP) — A night after a brutal loss, the New York Mets got back to doing what they have since the All-Star break: Winning another series.
Nationals match team HR record with 8, rout Brewers 16-8
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington manager Dave Martinez wanted his team to shake off any ill effects from Saturday's marathon loss to Milwaukee by getting out to a fast start in the series...
Nats’ Soto leaves game, day to day after spraining ankle
NEW YORK (AP) — Juan Soto has been diagnosed with a right ankle sprain after being pulled from the Washington Nationals' 7-4 victory over the New York Mets on Sunday.
Colorado Rockies (47-52, fourth in the NL West) vs. Washington Nationals (52-46, second in the NL East)
Washington; Monday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Rockies: Peter Lambert (2-1,...
ATLANTA (AP) — Josh Donaldson finally took his turn on the Atlanta Braves' list of game-ending heroes.
Donaldson's bases-loaded single off Fernando Rodney in the ninth inning lifted the...
Washington Nationals (48-42, second in the NL East) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (47-44, third in the NL East)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A four-day break didn't slow down the streaking Washington Nationals.
Stephen Strasburg struck out six in six innings, Victor Robles hit a two-run single and the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals can only hope a four-day layoff won't curtail the wave of momentum they're riding into the All-Star break.
Tigers snap 8-game losing streak, beat Nationals 7-5
DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers needed two comebacks and a highlight-reel grab by JaCoby Jones to snap an eight-game losing streak.
Jones went up over the wall in left field to bring back...
MIAMI (AP) — Another productive sixth inning helped the Washington Nationals reach a notable point of their season.
A night after they scored three runs in the sixth to build a lead and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals outfielder Victor Robles left the game against the Atlanta Braves on Saturday with symptoms of dehydration in the second inning.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Three home runs. Solid work from the bullpen. Strong defense, highlighted by two runners being thrown out at the plate.
At long last, the Washington Nationals are finally...
WASHINGTON (AP) — With a broken nose, pronounced black eye and seven shutout innings, Max Scherzer provided a striking capper to the Washington Nationals' day-night doubleheader sweep of the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Philadelphia Phillies reliever Pat Neshek has left an appearance against the Washington Nationals with an apparent injury.
Neshek exited with a 2-0 count on Trea Turner in...
Washington Nationals (19-27, fourth in the NL East) vs. New York Mets (20-25, third in the NL East)
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- The Washington TimesNationals look to roster expansionAugust 30, 2018
Chicago Cubs (26-17, first in the NL Central) vs. Washington Nationals (19-26, fourth in the NL East)
Washington; Sunday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Cubs: Kyle Hendricks (3-4, 2.86...
New York Mets (20-21, third in the NL East) vs. Washington Nationals (17-25, fourth in the NL East)
Washington; Thursday, 1 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Mets: Zack Wheeler (3-2, 4.35...
WASHINGTON (AP) — For the second time in a week, Patrick Corbin righted the ship for the Washington Nationals.
Corbin struck out 11 in eight strong innings and Victor Robles homered to help...
Washington Nationals (15-23, fourth in the NL East) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (26-15, first in the NL West)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A comeback rally soothed some of the pain of more injuries for the Washington Nationals.
Kurt Suzuki and Victor Robles hit consecutive home runs in the eighth inning to...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Marcell Ozuna and the St. Louis Cardinals caught an early break against Max Scherzer, and wound up with a five-game winning.
Adams’ 11th-inning homer gives Nats 7-6 win over Padres
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Nationals need major improvement from their woeful bullpen if they want to contend in the NL East.
Sunday's performance could be the start of a turnaround.
Padres use 6-run 10th to beat Nats 8-3, win 5th straight
WASHINGTON (AP) — Three innings after entering in a double-switch, Greg Garcia came through in a key moment for the San Diego Padres.
Garcia hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in a six-run 10th...
Marquez expected to start as Rockies host the Nationals
Washington Nationals (11-11, fourth in the NL East) vs. Colorado Rockies (10-14, fourth in the NL West)
Corbin, Robles lead Nationals to 6-3 win over Rockies
DENVER (AP) — Patrick Corbin didn't let an early mistake define his latest outing at Coors Field.
Corbin recovered from giving a homer in the second pitch six strong innings, Victor Robles...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Juan Soto took a mighty swing and the ball soared over nearly everything.
The 20-year-old slugger hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning and the Washington Nationals...
NEW YORK (AP) — Without much time to rest up for their home opener, the New York Mets were no match for Stephen Strasburg.
A pinpoint Strasburg outpitched Noah Syndergaard, rookie Victor...
Nationals lose 1st game of 2019 with 2018-type miscues
WASHINGTON (AP) — In some respects, the first game of 2019 felt a bit like a remnant of 2018 all over again for manager Dave Martinez and the Washington Nationals.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Every team has a "next big thing" in the minors, waiting for the chance to dazzle in the majors, and Washington Nationals fans have been hearing about Victor Robles for...
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Washington Nationals outfielder Michael A. Taylor will be sidelined with a sprained left knee and sprained left hip, leaving the club thin at that position with...
Kendrick, Nationals finalize $7 million, 2-year contract
WASHINGTON (AP) — Outfielder Howie Kendrick and the Washington Nationals have finalized their $7 million, two-year contract.
The 34-year old will make $3 million this year and $4 million in 2019, and he can earn up to $1.1 million each season in in performance bonuses based on plate appearances.
Rookie Robles spurs Nationals’ 5-2 victory over Braves
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals turned down trade offers for top prospect Victor Robles this summer, instead dealing other minor leaguers to fortify their roster for the postseason.
Robles provided his latest glimpse of why Washington insisted upon keeping him Thursday, using his speed to spur a pair of two-run rallies to lead Washington to a 5-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves.
Nationals promote top prospect Robles from minors
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals promoted Victor Robles from Double-A Harrisburg on Thursday, leaving the top prospect speechless.
The 20-year-old Robles hit .300 with 10 homers, 47 RBIs and 27 steals in 114 games over two minor league stops this season. The outfielder signed with Washington as an undrafted free agent in July 2013.