Doug Fister

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 04: A view of the scoreboard showing the San Francisco Giants defeated the Washington Nationals in the eighteenth inning during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Nationals One Loss Away From Another Playoff Disappoinment

The Nationals are facing NLDS elimination… again. The Dodges and Cardinals continue to slug it out.

10/06/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 24: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with fans following the Dodgers' 9-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants to win the National League West Division Championship at Dodger Stadium on September 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League Playoffs

The National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?

10/03/2014

Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the second inning during game one of a doubleheader against the Miami Marlins on September 26, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Nats Clinch NL Home-Field Edge, Split With Marlins

For the second time in three seasons, the Washington Nationals will head to the postseason with the top seeding in the National League.

09/26/2014

Nationals starting pitcher Doug Fister wipes his brow after the third inning of the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on August 27, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Nats Swept By Last-Place Phillies

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.

08/28/2014

Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the first inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field on August 12, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Fister: ‘We’re Trying to Get to the World Series and Win it This Year’

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.

08/14/2014

Doug Fister of the Washington Nationals pitches in the third inning of the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on July 27, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Fister Handcuffs Slumping Reds in Nationals’ 4-2 Win

The slumping Cincinnati Reds were no match for a record-setting Doug Fister.

07/27/2014

Doug Fister pitched a dandy in San Francisco. (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Doug Fister Baffles Giants in Nats Victory

Doug Fister tossed seven scoreless innings to help the Washington Nationals beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1.

06/11/2014

Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Nationals Park on May 31, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Doug Fister Spent Day Off Re-wiring Headlights of His 2009 Truck

Major League Baseball players don’t get a lot of time off during the season, so Doug Fister spent his day off in his driveway Monday, fixing the headlights of his own truck.

06/03/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 31:  Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Nationals Park on May 31, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals Hit 4 Homers in 10-2 Win Over Rangers

Anthony Rendon went 4 for 5 and hit one of four Washington home runs, and Doug Fister allowed four hits in six innings as the Washington Nationals routed the Texas Rangers 10-2 on Saturday.

05/31/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - MAY 14: Jayson Werth #28 of the Washington Nationals high fives teammates in the dugout after hiting a solo home-run against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the seventh inning of the MLB game at Chase Field on May 14, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Nationals Knock Off D-Backs 5-1

Ian Desmond and Tyler Moore each lined two-run singles in the ninth inning to break open a close game, helping the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Wednesday.

05/14/2014

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