ian desmond signs autographs for nationals fans

Taking Stock of the Nats Before Opening Day

Balancing the dichotomy of inflated expectations and the inherent fears of D.C. sports fans, let’s take stock of the 2015 Nationals’ key personnel.

04/01/2015

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Blevins Leaves D.C. Same Way He Arrived, With Humor

Reviewing Jerry Blevins’ one humorously memorable season with the Washington Nationals.

03/31/2015

Jerry Blevins pitches for the Nationals in the NLDS

Nationals Trade Jerry Blevins to New York Mets for Matt den Dekker

The Nationals sent Jerry Blevins to New York in a surprising trade with the Mets for outfielder Matt den Dekker.

03/30/2015

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Nationals Trade Catcher Sandy Leon to Boston Red Sox for Cash

The Nationals have traded catcher Sandy Leon to the Boston Red Sox in exchange for cash considerations.

03/30/2015

Bryce Harper, Max Scherzer on Sports Illustrated's MLB Preview Cover

Max Scherzer: ‘I’m Well Aware You Can’t Speed in Virginia’

Max Scherzer had plenty of jokes to go around for his Nationals teammates in a recent radio interview.

03/30/2015

Nationals Ian Desmond (L) and Jordan Zimmermann (R) meet on the mound. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Jordan Zimmermann, Ian Desmond Extensions ‘Not Looking Good’ Before Season

Nationals efforts to sign Jordan Zimmermann and Ian Desmonds have failed so far, and all sides say negotiations will stop on Opening Day.

03/27/2015

Tyler Clippard of the Oakland Athletics. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Report: Tyler Clippard Named Fill-in Closer in Oakland

Tyler Clippard has been named the Oakland Athletics’ closer, according to MLB.com’s Jane Lee.

03/27/2015

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Nats Fairgrounds Commits For Full 2015 Season

After announcing sale of the lot to a developer in February, Fairgrounds ownership confirmed the site will operate through the Nats season.

03/26/2015

Bryce Harper, Max Scherzer on Sports Illustrated's MLB Preview Cover

Ripped Bryce Harper, Max Scherzer on Sports Illustrated’s 2015 MLB Preview Cover

Bryce Harper is made of some kind of granite posing alongside Max Scherzer for the cover of Sports Illustrated’s 2015 MLB Preview issue.

03/24/2015

Tony Gwynn of the Washington Nationals is tagged out at third base by Alberto Callaspo of the Atlanta Braves during the fifth inning of a spring training game at Space Coast Stadium on March 9, 2015 in Viera, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Tony Gwynn Jr. Battles for a Spot on the Nationals Roster

Tony Gwynn Jr. ‘playing his way into the conversation’ of making the Nationals’ Opening Day roster.

03/23/2015

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