After an abysmal April, the San Francisco Giants' offense sparkled in May. Can they keep that going against the Pittsburgh Pirates this week?
Jordan Zimmermann (4-2, 3.26) and the Washington Nationals will face R.A. Dickey (2-5, 5.77 ERA) and the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night.Bryce Harper is 3-for-14 against Dickey in his career with one double and six strikeouts.
The Nationals recalled left-hander Felipe Rivero and optioned lefty Matt Grace to Triple-A Syracuse on Monday and also acquired minor league pitcher P.J. Walters from the Dodgers.
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A reported scoreboard error confused everyone in the stadium, giving one of MLB's best walk-drawers a free pass.
Pitcher Tanner Roark got the only hit off Reds starter Michael Lorenzen, and the Washington Nationals lost 8-2 to Cincinnati on Sunday. The loss was the Nationals’ third in the three-game series.
CINCINNATI -- Todd Frazier and Brandon Phillips each homered and drove in two runs and the Cincinnati Reds completed a three-game sweep of the Washington Nationals with an 8-2 win on Sunday.
Despite being tied for major league lead in home runs, Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper is considering skipping out on the home run derby.
Tanner Roark (1-2, 2.49 ERA) will take the mound for the Washington Nationals to start the third game of their three-game series against the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday afternoon at Great American Ball Park.
Michael Taylor hit a three-run home run, but the Washington Nationals lost 8-5 to the Reds on Saturday.Taylor’s home run, his fourth of the season, gave Washington a 5-2 lead in the sixth inning.
CINCINNATI -- Joey Votto hit a two-run homer -- his second in two days -- and Zack Cozart doubled with the bases loaded in the eighth inning on Saturday, rallying the Cincinnati Reds to an 8-5 v
Gio Gonzalez (4-2, 4.53 ERA) will start for the Washington Nationals against Raisel Iglesias (1-1, 4.26 ERA) and the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday. Gonzalez is 2-1 with a 1.
The Washington Nationals placed Stephen Strasburg on the 15-day disabled list Saturday, one day after the right-hander left his start due to neck stiffness after only 16 pitches.
For the Washington Nationals, Stephen Strasburg left after just 16 pitches. Strasburg allowed one earned and walked the leadoff hitter in the second inning before leaving the game.
CINCINNATI -- Washington's Stephen Strasburg left after only 16 pitches, and Zack Cozart had three hits as the Cincinnati Reds rallied against the Nationals' bullpen for a 5-2 victory on Friday
Stephen Strasburg of the Washington Nationals left Friday night's game after throwing only 16 pitches. He experienced tightness in his left trapezius muscle and will be re-evaluated Saturday.
Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg is not living up to his ace potential. Here are four reasons why.
The Reds moved struggling starter Jason Marquis to the bullpen Friday, leaving them with three rookies in the starting rotation for now. Ace Johnny Cueto (elbow) will miss another start.