Stephen Strasburg struck out 12 in 6 2-3 innings on a day Washington really needed to rest its relievers, and Jayson Werth and Ian Desmond homered, leading the Nationals past the Miami Marlins 7-1 Thursday for a three-game sweep.
Jayson Werth and Bryce Harper each delivered his first homer of the season as Washington overcame deficits of 5-0 and 7-6 in a topsy-turvy game.
This powerful photo of Jayson Werth and his long-flowing hair billowing in the wind, with his sharp, piercing eyes hidden behind glasses says everything about the duality of Jayson Werth.
Thursday is the last day for Nationals fans to cast their ballots for the 2013 Hank Aaron Award – given to the top offensive players in each league – and Jayson Werth, the team’s candidate after having one of the best seasons of his career this season.
The Washington Nationals watched their winning streak end in deflating fashion Saturday night.
Jayson Werth kept up his power surge with a home run and two doubles, leading the charging Washington Nationals past the New York Mets 6-3 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight win.
The Nationals defeated the Phillies 9-6 in Philadelphia last night, then returned to their team hotel to participate in a fantasy football draft.
Jayson Werth helped get the Washington Nationals a little bit closer in the wild-card race.
Jayson Werth and Ian Desmond each hit a three-run homer, leading Gio Gonzalez and the Washington Nationals to a 9-0 victory over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night.
The tensions of the Nats’s underwhelming season reached a boiling point last night when Gio and Werth erupted in a heated argument in the dugout, and Davey Johnson says “it just shows everybody that we still got a pulse.”