Doug Fister breezed through his latest dominant outing against the Mets, and the Washington Nationals held on for their second straight 1-0 win over New York at Citi Field on Sunday.
3B Yunel Escobar suffered an injury, tensions flared in an 8-4 loss to the Braves that left Washington with a 6-game losing streak.
Doug Fister pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Yunel Escobar and Michael A. Taylor each hit a homer, and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Thursday night.
They say it is better to give than to receive — and Nationals’ pitcher Doug Fister is proving that to be true.
The Nationals are facing NLDS elimination… again. The Dodges and Cardinals continue to slug it out.
The National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?
For the second time in three seasons, the Washington Nationals will head to the postseason with the top seeding in the National League.
Denard Span was 3 for 4 and fell a triple short of the cycle for the Nationals. Doug Fister (12-5) allowed a season-high 10 hits and five runs — four earned — in 5 2-3 innings.
Doug Fister describes the secret behind his incredibly consistent play this season, offers advice for Stephen Strasburg, and gives up the Nats’ ultimate lofty goal for the year.
The slumping Cincinnati Reds were no match for a record-setting Doug Fister.