Bryce Harper hit his 18th home run of the season as the Nationals continue to win.
The Cubs offense has gone quiet over the past few games as they've managed just seven runs since Sunday's contest in Arizona.
The pitching matchup between Jon Lester and Max Scherzer on Wednesday lived up to the hype, perhaps foreshadowing an October rematch.
CHICAGO -- Bryce Harper hit his 18th home run, Max Scherzer struck out a season-high 13 to outduel Jon Lester and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 3-0 on Wednesday night.
The Washington Nationals rank 16th of 333 international teams surveyed in an ESPN/SportingIntelligence report revealing the sports franchises that spend the most on their players.
The Washington Nationals scored two or fewer runs for the fourth time in five games and lost 3-2 to the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday. The Nationals have won 20 of their past 26 games.
Eric and I agree on one thing: Bryce Harper is awesome and he's the clear favorite for NL MVP right now. But what about some of the other awards? We discuss the early favorites.
Now that all 30 teams have finally played 40 games, it's time to look back at the first quarter of a fun season and hand out a little imaginary hardware.
Josh Donaldson became the first player to score five runs in a game in 2015 -- while hitting his sixth career walk-off.
The Chicago Cubs beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Tuesday night. Here's a quick look at the game.
CHICAGO -- Addison Russell hit a game-ending RBI double in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the surging Washington Nationals 3-2 on Tuesday night.
Taking a look at the reasons behind Harper's 2015 rise
The Washington Nationals beat the Cubs at Wrigley for the sixth time in eight games, winning 2-1 on Monday.Washington’s bullpen threw four scoreless innings and has a 0.
Kris Bryant and Bryce Harper, two of baseball's most exciting young stars, played with and against each other while growing up.
Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth (bruised left wrist) rejoined the team Tuesday, but manager Matt Williams isn't sure when he'll be activated from the disabled list.
Roark, Ramos lead Nationals past Cubs 2-1
Bryce Harper's fast start to the season has shown what he truly could be capable of doing over the long haul.
The Yankees are sliding, Josh Hamilton is returning, and Michael Wacha is in some elite company.
Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper was 2-for-3 in Sunday’s win over the Philadelphia Phillies. It was Harper’s ninth multihit game during May.
A look at how these two teams have put their rosters together with talented and young high-end hitters.
Nationals @ Reds
Great American Ball Park - Fri 5/29