Matt Williams

Yunel Escobar of the Washington Nationals  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Yunel Escobar Making Strong First Impression At Second Base

Yunel Escobar hasn’t played at second base since 2007, but looks to make the transition from shortstop before Opening Day.

03/05/2015

Manager Matt Williams #9 of the Washington Nationals.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Nationals Pick Up 2016 Option on Manager Matt Williams

The Washington Nationals have picked up the 2016 option on manager Matt Williams’ contract.

02/21/2015

Mark Wahlberg to Host Nationals manager Matt Williams' Super Bowl party

Nats’ Matt Williams’ Super Bowl Party to be Guest-Hosted by Mark Wahlberg, Michael Bay

Nationals’ manager Matt Williams will hold a Super Bowl Party in his Arizona home, to be guest-hosted by Mark Wahlberg and Michael Bay.

01/30/2015

Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals. (Photo by Jeff Curry/Getty Images)

Matt Williams: Benching Bryce Harper was ‘Low Point’ of 2014 Season

The low point of Matt Williams’ first year as Washington Nationals manager, which resulted in NL Manager of the Year honors and an NL East title, came just three weeks into the 2014 season.

11/12/2014

Manager Matt Williams of the Washington Nationals walks int he dugout before his team's 11-0 win over the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on August 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

Matt Williams Wins BBWAA National League Manager of the Year

First-year Nationals manager Matt Williams has been announced the winner of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America’s NL Manager of the Year.

11/11/2014

First-year Nationals Manager Matt Williams wins NL Manager of the Year as determined by Sporting News.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Nationals’ Matt Williams Named Sporting News NL Manager of the Year

Matt Williams, in his first year as a big league skipper, has been named the National League Manager of the Year by his fellow managers.

10/22/2014

Asdrubal Cabrera #3, Jayson Werth #28 and manager Matt Williams #9 of the Washington Nationals look on during Game 4 of their NLDS against the San Francisco Giants.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Gone in 96 Hours: The 2014 Washington Nationals

How does the most talented team in baseball disappear in four short days? That’s the question Washington Nationals fans are left asking themselves after the team’s latest postseason letdown.

10/10/2014

Manager Matt Williams #9 of the Washington Nationals.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Candid Q&A with Matt Williams on Nationals’ Season Successes and Failure

Matt Williams was as transparent as he could be about his first-year successes and failure as a manager, which ended in an NLDS elimination for the Washington Nationals. Here’s a question-by-question breakdown.

10/10/2014

Ryan Zimmerman #11 of the Washington Nationals hits a single in the tenth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

No Zimmerman, No Changes in Nationals’ NLDS Game 3 Lineup Against Giants

Nationals manager Matt Williams will not adjust his lineup while hoping for different results in Game 3 of Washington’s NLDS matchup against the Giants, despite trailing San Francisco by two games.

10/06/2014

Manager Matt Williams #9 removes Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals from the game in the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game One of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 3, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

NLDS Game 1: Bruce Bochy Bests Matt Williams in Matchup Game

In a high-stakes game of individual matchups, Bruce Bochy’s Jake Peavy bests Matt Williams’s Stephen Strasburg in Giants-Nationals NLDS Game 1.

10/03/2014

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