Despite a big night from Michael Morse, the Nationals didn’t have enough offense to out-slug the Astros, falling 7-6.
Twice the Nationals took the lead, and twice the bullpen let the Braves back in to the game, before falling in the bottom of the 9th 9-8
In the most lopsided loss of the season so far, the Nationals fell in Atlanta to the Braves, 11-1.
The Washington Nationals shut out the Colorado Rockies, 2-0 to head in to the All-Star break with a .500 record.
Jason Marquis had another solid start, allowing just two runs over six innings, but it wasn’t enough as the Nationals fell to the Colorado Rockies by a score of 2-1. Check out post-game video from Marquis, Ian Desmond and manager Davey Johnson.
The Nationals fall to the Rockies, 2-1, after Ubaldo Jimenez had 5 and 1/3 innings of no-hit ball.
The Washington Nationals fell to the Chicago Cubs 10-9 in the final game of their series Thursday night despite taking an eight run lead in the bottom of the fourth. Check out post-game video from Jayson Werth, Ian Desmond, Sean Burnett and manager Davey Johnson.
The Washington Nationals defeated the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Tuesday night behind a strong start from recent AAA call up Ross Detwiler. Check out post-game video from Detwiler, manager Davey Johnson and closer Drew Storen, who picked up his 21st save in the victory.
Watch video of Riggleman explaining his decision along with GM Mike Rizzo’s press conference and reactions from Jayson Werth, Jason Marquis and Jerry Hairston Jr.
The win improved the Nationals record to 37-37. It is the first time the team has been at the .500 mark since May 11 win over Atlanta.