Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner responded harshly to Max Scherzer's assertion that National League pitchers should not have to hit and that the league should adopt the DH.
Tensions rose Monday between the Braves and Nationals following a hard slide into third base by Atlanta's Andrelton Simmons, which injured Yunel Escobar's hand.
Johnson's HR helps Braves beat reeling Nationals, 8-4
Three supposed contenders are off to disappointing starts; will they be able to turn things around?
Max Scherzer will not make his scheduled start for Washington against Atlanta on Tuesday night because of a sprained right thumb.
NL East rivals square off on ESPN on Monday night
Tristan H. Cockcroft and Derek Carty get you ready for daily fantasy baseball by giving advice and answering your questions, starting at 6:15 p.m. ET.
The preseason favorites have many flaws. They can't seem to hit, run, pitch or field effectively.
Marlins beat Nationals 6-2 to complete 3-game sweep
Max Scherzer, who could miss his next start for the Washington Nationals with a sprained thumb, says the National League would be better served if pitchers weren't asked to bat.
Koehler, Marlins win 4th in a row, beat Nationals 8-0
Jim Fanning, the longtime Montreal Expos executive who managed the franchise to its only playoff appearance in Canada, has died. He was 87.
During the Miami Marlins three-game winning streak, third baseman Martin Prado has gone 6-for-14 with six RBIs.In Friday’s 3-2 win over the Washington Nationals, Prado’s run-scoring single in the eighth inning was the game-winning hit.
The Miami Marlins defeated the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Friday, earning their third consecutive win. Leadoff man Dee Gordon went 3-4 with one RBI, giving him his third three-hit game in his last four home games.
Prado's tiebreaking single in 8th helps Marlins top Nats 3-2
The Cardinals' righty has a good plan on the mound. Here's how he attacked the Nationals in his win on Thursday.
Injuries to ace Max Scherzer and first baseman Ryan Zimmerman received more attention Thursday than the Nationals' loss to the Cardinals.
On Base Percentage.28926th
Earned Run Average3.6412th
Nationals @ Braves
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