Addison Russell

Russell Double Gives Cubs 3-2 Win Over Nationals

Addison Russell hit a game-ending RBI double in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the surging Washington Nationals 3-2 on Tuesday night.


Tanner Roark #57 of the Washington Nationals pitches against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning on May 25, 2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Roark, Ramos Lead Nationals Past Cubs 2-1

Wilson Ramos hit a tiebreaking homer in the sixth, Tanner Roark pitched five effective innings and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Monday.


Ryan Zimmerman #11 of the Washington Nationals has chocolate sauce dumped on him by teammate Max Scherzer #31 after hitting a two run walk-off home run in the tenth inning against the New York Yankees at Nationals Park on May 19, 2015 in Washington, DC. The Washington Nationals won, 8-6. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Zimmerman’s HR off Miller in 10th Leads Nats Past Yanks 8-6

Ryan Zimmerman’s two-run shot with two outs in the 10th inning off Yankees closer Andrew Miller, who hadn’t allowed a run this season, lifted the Washington Nationals to an 8-6 comeback victory over AL East-leading New York on Tuesday night.


Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park May 17, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Strasburg Beats Hometown Padres Again, Harper Homers

Stephen Strasburg rebounded from a rough start to beat his hometown San Diego Padres for the fourth straight time, and Bryce Harper and Danny Espinosa hit three-run homers to power Washington to a 10-5 victory Sunday.


Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals celebrates with teammates after hitting a walk off home run in the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park on May 9, 2015 in Washington, DC. The Washington Nationals won, 8-6. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Harper Homers in 9th, His 6th HR in 3 Games; Nats Top Braves

Bryce Harper stood at the plate with one more unexpected chance to keep his home-run streak going.


Gio Gonzalez #47 of the Washington Nationals delivers a pitch against the New York Mets during the fourth inning on May 2, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Gonzalez Outpitches Niese as Nationals Edge Mets 1-0

Gio Gonzalez chuckled when asked to explain his success at Citi Field.


Stephen Strasburg

Strasburg Takes Loss as Nats Get Shut Out by Marlins, 8-0

It was unpleasant on the field and tense in the dugout Saturday for the slumping Washington Nationals.


Doug Fister throws pitch

Bullpen Blows One for Fister, Nats Lose to Phillies

The Washington Nationals sure don’t look like the NL East favorite.


Washington Nationals fans cheer during Game One of the National League Division Series against the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park on October 3, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Nats Fans Among The Most Loyal In Baseball

A new study by Forbes Magazine shows that Nationals fans are among the most loyal in baseball, and showing greater fidelity as time goes on.


Nationals' Jayson Werth beard

Werth, Rendon, Span, McClouth, Janssen Put on DL by Nats

Everyday players Jayson Werth, Anthony Rendon and Denard Span, fourth outfielder Nate McLouth and eighth-inning setup man Casey Janssen are among six players put on the 15-day disabled list by the Washington Nationals.