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NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 12: Anthony Rendon #6 of the Washington Nationals follows through on a seventh inning run scoring sacrifice fly against the New York Mets at Citi Field on September 12, 2013 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Nationals defeated the Mets 7-2.

Can The Nationals’ Anthony Rendon Overcome Growing Pains?

Anthony Rendon has settled in at second base for the Nationals. But his job isn’t safe yet.


Bryce Harper had said he'd worked out hard in the offseason, often tweeting photos of himself hitting the weights. But until this photo surfaced of Harper, prior to a Nats spring training game against the Braves on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, the mass he’d packed on perhaps hadn’t been so evident. (Photos by Sheahin/Sousa as special to WJFK)

Teammate Describes Bryce Harper as ’30-year-old Man Trapped in a Kid’s Body’

Yesterday Bryce Harper broke the internet with a photo of his ‘thick’ physical appearance. Today, teammate Anthony Rendon weighed in on Harper’s new-found musclebound physique.


Anthony Rendon #6 of the Washington Nationals is unable to field a ball hit by Clint Barmes #12 of the Pittsburgh Pirates in the fifth inning of a game at Nationals Park on July 24, 2013 in Washington, DC. Rendon was charged with an error on the play. (Credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Struggling Rendon to Replace Zimmerman at Third Base Against Tigers

Davey Johnson will make another minor shakeup to the Nats lineup, moving Rendon to third, and Ryan Zimmerman to DH Wednesday night against the Tigers. He also divulged details of an uncomfortable convo he had with Drew Storen before sending him to Triple-A last week.


Anthony Rendon (credit: Greg Flume/Getty Images)

Rendon’s Unheralded Debut Every Bit As Good As Harper’s, Zimmerman’s

While Stephen Strasburg and Bryce Harper have performed in the spotlight since before they reached the majors, Anthony Rendon has been able to go about his business with very little attention.


Anthony Rendon #6 of the Washington Nationals celebrates in the dugout after hitting a solo home run during the ninth inning to take the lead over the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on June 15, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Anthony Rendon Needs a Nickname

#RendonNickname Anthony Rendon has reached a point in which he’s playing so well it’d be impossible for the Nats to send him down, which means he needs a nickname. One problem: that’s a tough name to work with, so we need your help.


Adam LaRoche loves to hunt. (Photo via Buck Commander)

Adam LaRoche on Avoiding Slow Starts: ‘I’ve Tried Hunting More…Hunting Less’

Adam LaRoche and his notoriously slow offensive starts are something of baseball lure, and as he told the Junkies on Thursday, he’s tried everything to shake having a mediocre April. Everything, including varying his offseason hunting regimen.


Henry Rodriguez #63 of the Washington Nationals closes out the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game on May 10, 2012 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  The Nationals defeated the Pirates 4-2. (Credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Nats Shake Things Up: Espinosa to DL, Rodriguez, Duke DFA’d, Rendon Recalled

It’s a lot of information to digest, but with the Nationals sending Espinosa to the DL, designating Henry Rodriquez and Zach Duke for assignment, and recalling Anthony Rendon, and calling up Ian Krol, a shakeup is evident in Washington.


Atlanta Braves v Washington Nationals

Nationals Activate Zimmerman From DL

The Washington Nationals activated third baseman Ryan Zimmerman from the 15-day disabled list on Friday and he was in the starting lineup in the weekend series opener against the Pittsburgh Pirates.


Ryan Zimmerman at the CBS Radio-DC Studios

Ryan Zimmerman Wages His Greatest Fight

Nobody understands the Nats current struggles better than Ryan Zimmerman, who’s battled being labeled ‘injury prone’ while his team has slipped into a downward spiral. But there’s something that transcends his persistent battle through injuries, and event baseball itself, and that’s his ongoing fight against multiple sclerosis.


(Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals Top Five: Signed, Sealed and Delivered

Many prognosticators thought the Nationals could get four of their top five signed, but never Matt Purke.

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