POSTS BY BYRON KERR
The rough stretch and difficult season for the Washington Wizards continued Wednesday as they fell to the playoff-bound Indiana Pacers 109-96.
Washington, D.C. – All it took was a big first quarter to set the tone against a depleted and taxed Wizards team. Milwaukee used a 22-8 run to sprint out to a 28-19 lead after [...]
This type of deja vu is not what the Wizards wanted to see. Oh no, not again.
The Atlanta Braves desperately needed a win. They made sure of it by getting to Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg early. Atlanta scored three runs before 28,817 fans could settle in their seats and held on [...]
The Nationals defeated the Marlins 4-3 to salvage the finale of three games at Nationals Park and now embark on their last four games against the first place Phillies in Philadelphia.
A two-run homer by Donnie Murphy over the left center field wall against Collin Balester won the game for the Marlins.
Lannan lasted six innings, allowing three runs on eight hits with three walks with one strikeout. He threw 96 pitches, 64 for strikes.
The Nationals crushed back-to-back-to-back homers in a four run third inning as they cruised past the Houston Astros.
Saturday night was one of those nights the Nationals’ John Lannan would just soon forget.
368 days since Tommy John surgery, Strasburg allowed a double to the speedy Dee Gordon to lead off the game, but then retired 11 straight Dodgers.