Lacking an explanation for why so many line drives went straight at Philadelphia fielders’ gloves Friday night, Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams turned to Hollywood.
The Washington Nationals activated infielder Asdrubal Cabrera on Friday and optioned right-handed reliever Aaron Barrett to Triple-A Syracuse.
The usually reliable Washington Nationals bullpen is suddenly in a funk.
Jayson Werth homered and drove in four runs, and Tanner Roark pitched seven strong innings to lead the Washington Nationals to a 10-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
Ryan Zimmerman’s go-ahead single in the 10th inning had the Nationals celebrating on the field. Washington got some good news off the field, too.
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Roberto Hernandez pitched four-hit ball over 7 1-3 innings, outdueling Gio Gonzalez and leading the Philadelphia Phillies past the Washington Nationals 1-0 Sunday.
Washington Nationals right-hander Tanner Roark chalked up his latest outing as a learning experience for a young pitcher.
Darin Ruf is too good of a hitter not to play. The Phillies just need a place for him in the lineup.
Denard Span was in the middle of discussing his 26-game hitting streak when cheers, claps and whoops erupted from out-of-sight sections of the Washington Nationals clubhouse.