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DENVER, CO - AUGUST 20:  Starting pitcher Max Scherzer #31 of the Washington Nationals delivers to home plate during the third inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on August 20, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Scherzer Gets 200th Strikeout in Nationals’ Loss to Rockies

Max Scherzer reached a big milestone with his 200th strikeout of the season. However, he couldn’t get a win.

08/21/2015

DENVER, CO - AUGUST 19:  Jayson Werth #28 and Yunel Escobar #5 of the Washington Nationals celebrate their 4-1 victory against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on August 19, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Strasburg Pitches 7 Strong as Nationals Beat Rockies, 4-1

Stephen Strasburg pitched seven strong innings, Jayson Werth hit a tiebreaking triple in the eighth and the Nationals rallied to beat the Colorado Rockies 4-1.

08/20/2015

Yunel Escobar celebrates in the dugout after his two run home run during the first inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on August 18, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Nationals End Six-Game Skid With 15-6 Victory Over Rockies

Alternately swinging away and exercising patience at the plate, the Washington Nationals came up with the right balance in snapping a season-high tying six game losing streak.

08/19/2015

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals tosses his bat in the air after striking out in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on August 16, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Nats Swept, Shut Out by Giants 5-0

Madison Bumgarner homered and doubled, struck out 14 and pitched a three-hitter as the San Francisco Giants beat Washington 5-0 Sunday, the Nationals’ sixth straight loss.

08/16/2015

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals goes down to the gound in pain after he fouled a ball off his foot in the top of the seventh inning against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on August 15, 2015 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Nats Drop Third Straight to Giants and Fifth in a Row

Ian Desmond hit a monster home run that ranks right up there with the longest in the 16-year history of AT&T Park. It meant little in another discouraging defeat for the Washington Nationals.

08/16/2015

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals celebrates with Doug Fister #33 after hitting a three run home run against the San Francisco Giants during the fifth inning at AT&T Park on August 14, 2015 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants defeated the Washington Nationals 8-5.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Harper Homers, Has 4 RBIs in Nationals’ 8-5 Loss to Giants

Bryce Harper thought the Nationals put together better at bats than they have lately. Max Scherzer believes he discovered what went wrong.

08/15/2015

Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals pitches against the San Francisco Giants in the first inning at AT&T Park on August 13, 2015 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Strasburg Suffers First Loss to Giants as Nationals Lose 3-1

Manager Matt Williams is considering lineup changes after the Washington Nationals managed just one run over three games.

08/14/2015

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals strikes out in front of Yasmani Grandal #9 of the Los Angeles Dodgers to end the game inning at Dodger Stadium on August 12, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Nationals Lose 3-0 to Dodgers in 2nd Straight Shutout

Jordan Zimmermann kept the Nationals in the game, holding the Los Angeles Dodgers to one run in seven innings. He just happened to be pitching against Clayton Kershaw.

08/13/2015

Joe Ross pitches

Joe Ross Chased Early in Nationals’ 5-0 Loss to Dodgers

Joe Ross didn’t stick around long after a couple of mistake pitches to Yasiel Puig.

08/12/2015

Ian Desmond #20 of the Washington Nationals celebrates his two run homerun with Ryan Zimmerman #11 to take a 2-0 lead over the Los Angeles Dodgers during the second inning at Dodger Stadium on August 10, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Desmond Hits 2 HRs in Nationals’ 8-3 Win Over Dodgers

The Washington Nationals were able to string six hits together against Brett Anderson and come up with a five-run rally that blew the game open.

08/11/2015

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