One out away from pitching the Washington Nationals’ first no-hitter, Jordan Zimmermann watched his 104th pitch on a crisp, clear Sunday afternoon get smacked toward deep left-center.
For the second time in three seasons, the Washington Nationals will head to the postseason with the top seeding in the National League.
The Washington Nationals have clinched a division title and are continuing to make a push toward home-field advantage for the playoffs.
After one of the craziest MLB trade deadlines ever, let’s take a look at who made the best moves of the day.
Even though Washington Nationals were on the wrong end of the result, it was a positive outing for Stephen Strasburg.
One day after notching his 200th career save, Soriano blew one Monday night, giving up four runs in the ninth inning as the Miami Marlins rallied to beat Washington 7-6.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Not even a visit from the usually cooperative Miami Marlins could bring the Washington Nationals out of their offensive funk.
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.