Adam LaRoche, Rafael Soriano Now Free Agents as Nats Decline OptionsThe Washington Nationals have declined to exercise the options on Adam LaRoche and Rafael Soriano, who become free agents effective immediately.
LaRoche Says Staying or Going ‘Just May be a Situation Where There’s No Room’Adam LaRoche wants to finish his career in Washington, D.C., but with Ryan Zimmerman locked up for years to come and incapable of playing third, he admits, "It just may be a situation where there's no room."
LaRoche's Blast Lifts Nats Past MetsNationals center fielder Denard Span left in the third inning after making a diving, tumbling catch, and NL East champion Washington went on to a 4-2 victory over the New York Mets on Tuesday night.
A Year Delayed, Nats Celebrate 2nd NL East Title The Washington Nationals celebrated like a team that expected to be in this position a year ago.
LaRoche, Rendon Homer as Nationals Beat Mets 6-2Adam LaRoche and Anthony Rendon had two-run homers off Bartolo Colon, who was ejected after hitting the following batter both times, and the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 6-2 Thursday night for their 12th straight win at Citi Field.
Nationals Pulling Away in NL East, Top Braves 6-4Mathematicians will say the Washington Nationals can't clinch the NL East until next week. Practicality says they essentially wrapped it up Tuesday night with another win over the Atlanta Braves.
LaRoche Homers Twice; Nationals Beat Phillies 3-2Adam LaRoche homered twice, and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 on Sunday to avoid a series sweep.
Dave Jageler Gets First Game-Winning Nats Call Since June 24 (Listen)Play-by-play announcer Dave Jageler got to make his first game-winning radio call since June 24 in the Nationals 14th-inning 8-5 victory over the Dodgers Wednesday night. Listen here.
LaRoche Homer Lifts Nats Over Diamondbacks in 11Adam LaRoche hit a game-winning solo home run with two outs in the 11th inning to help the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 Monday night for their seventh straight win.
Nationals Come Back in 8th, 9th to Top Pirates 4-3 After Adam LaRoche's two-run homer in the eighth tied the game, and Wilson Ramos' ground-rule double in the ninth won it, Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams called his club "tenacious."
CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 17 Starts And SitsThe fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
National League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the National League's mid-season team MVPs.