The Washington Nationals have acquired infielder Yunel Escobar from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for right-handed reliever Tyler Clippard, President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo announced Wednesday.
The Nationals have acquired catcher Dan Butler from the Boston Red Sox for left-hander Danny Rosenbaum, who had Tommy John surgery in May.
The Jayson Werth garden gnome, the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man and Snoopy will be at National Airport baggage claim through Nov. 22.
Bryce Harper isn’t going to the World Series this year, but he does have another huge life event coming up in the off season.
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.
For the second time in three years, the Washington Nationals won the most games in the NL — and then quickly exited from the playoffs.
Aaron Barrett, the Nationals’ rookie relief pitcher who surrendered the game-winning run in Tuesday’s heartbreaking Game 4 playoff loss, says Washington “will come back stronger than ever.”
The Washington Nationals’ season is over after losing 3-2 to the San Francisco Giants in Game 4 of their National League Division Series on Tuesday night.
There was nothing redeeming about playing in the longest game in postseason history, no moral to take or lesson to learn.
Left-hander Ross Detwiler has been left off the Washington Nationals’ roster for their NL Division Series against the San Francisco Giants.