With the signing of Jonathan Papelbon, the Nationals found themselves in familiar territory with Drew Storen.
From Ping-pong to Foosball to body fat tests, the Nationals are ultra-competitive with each other behind the scenes.
Denard Span continues recovering on the disabled list, but from Matt Williams, it sounds like his “core” is more the issue than his back.
Matt Williams on Harper turning down the Home Run Derby: “There will be one day in your life where you just simply can’t do it any more.”
Matt Williams says the reason for Danny Espinosa’s offensive reawkening is complicated. That’s true.
Stephen Strasburg was assertive with his high-90s fastball in his return from a 24-day stint on the disabled list.
Nats’ manager Matt Williams doesn’t anticipate Bryce Harper making the same two-strike mistake he made against the Yankees again.
With spike in pitchers being suspended for applying ‘foreign substances’ to the ball, Matt Williams errs on the side of player safety.
Bryce Harper and Matt Williams agree in adamantly disagreeing with Marvin Hudson ringing Harper up.
Cleanup hitter Bryce Harper and manager Matt Williams were both ejected in the third inning Wednesday night, but the Washington Nationals came back to beat the New York Yankees 3-2 on Denard Span’s tiebreaking RBI single in the seventh.