Hamels excels, Strasburg hit hard, Phils stop streaking Nats
The Philadelphia Phillies lost to the Washington Nationals 2-1 on Friday. The Phillies had plenty of opportunities to score but were 0-8 with runners in scoring position.
Stephen Strasburg (3-4, 5.98 ERA) will start for the Washington Nationals against Cole Hamels (4-3, 3.24 ERA) and the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday.
The Washington Nationals won 2-1 against the Philadelphia Phillies thanks to Ian Desmond ’s go-ahead RBI in the sixth inning.Bryce Harper scored the first Nationals run of the game with his 16th home run of the season, the most in the National League.
Has Bryce Harper surpassed Giancarlo Stanton? Scott Spratt of Baseball Info Solutions takes a look by comparing the sluggers at the plate, on the basepaths and in the field.
Harper, Scherzer carry Nationals to 2-1 win over Phillies
Sean O'Sullivan (1-2, 3.68) will start for the Philadelphia Phillies against Max Scherzer (4-3, 1.75 ERA) and the Washington Nationals on Friday. O’Sullivan is 0-1 with a 4.
The Washington Nationals activated RHP Casey Janssen and placed LHP Sammy Solis on the 15-day disabled list with left shoulder inflammation.
A profile of every NL East team's needs and recent history leading up to the 2015 MLB draft, and some possible fits.
MLB commissioner Rob Manfred says the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network will eventually be forced to pay increased rights fees to the Washington Nationals.
The Nationals are the latest team to host a Yoga Night, selling a special ticket that includes a 45-minute yoga instruction in the outfield after their game against the Cubs on June 7.
Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper joined Yordano Ventura as the only players to get ejected twice this season.
The Nationals' new tradition of celebrating wins with a bottle of chocolate syrup was noticed by Hershey's, which will send the team 108 more bottles of its iconic product on Thursday.
After Harper's ejection, Span lifts Nats past Yankees 3-2
Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper and manager Matt Williams were ejected in the bottom of the third inning of Washington's 3-2 win over the Yankees.
The Kansas City Royals' Yordano Ventura had his best start of the season, while Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman powered the Washington Nationals.
The Nationals third baseman had a rough April, but he's bounced back in May. His latest big hit put the Nationals into a tie for first place.
Does Denard Span's diving catch top Alex Gordon's leaping grab into the stands? Vote at @BBTN, using #WebGems.
Rapid Reaction from the Washington Nationals' 8-6, 10-inning victory over the New York Yankees, New York's sixth loss in seven games.
Zimmerman's HR off Miller in 10th leads Nats past Yanks 8-6
On Base Percentage.3267th
Earned Run Average3.7611th
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