Dusty Baker Keeping Nats Clubhouse Outdoorsy, Goes Pheasant HuntingDusty Baker appears ready to carry on the long legacy of outdoorsmen within the Nationals clubhouse.
Nats' Williams Holding Out Hope for Zimmerman's ReturnNationals manager Matt Williams isn't giving up on Ryan Zimmerman's potential return, even though the first baseman hasn't swung a bat in two weeks.
It's Time To Drop Those Injured Fantasy Baseball Players With Just Two Weeks Left In The SeasonYou've been waiting for an injured All-Star like Giancarlo Stanton to come back and help your team down the stretch, but with just two weeks left in the MLB season, it's clear Stanton can't help you. He's not the only one, either: The time has come to get some productive games from other players and cut loose the injured guys on your bench. Every little bit helps in fantasy baseball, after all, and you don't want to lose out by just a few RBI in the end.
Nats Use Historic Night to Get Back On TrackNationals win 15-1 on Thursday as Bryce Harper displays historic patience, while Ryan Zimmerman continues to hit the cover off the ball.
Zimmerman, Zimmermann Lead Rout of BravesNats move within 6 games of the 1st-place New York Mets, who were off Thursday, in the NL East. The Braves have lost 9 straight & 16 of 17.
Zimmerman Cops to Scoreboard Watching as Nats Chase MetsThe Nats understand where they're at - no longer 'the hunted - Ryan Zimmerman says, but they're excited to apply pressure to the Mets in the home stretch.
Zimmerman Slams Padres Into Submission, 8-3Ryan Zimmerman's 6th-inning grand slam kept the Nats out of reach of the Padres, but Bryce Harper extending the inning was the real story.
When It Comes To Fantasy Baseball, Always Beware Wrist And Foot Injuries On Your RosterStrange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter's ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it's to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.
Ryan Zimmerman Placed on Disabled List with Plantar FasciitisRyan Zimmerman placed on the 15-day disabled list with plantar fasciitis; Nationals recall Matt den Dekker from Triple-A Syracuse.
Ryan Zimmerman's 5 Best Walk-Off Home RunsNationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman has made a career of the walk-off home run. He was at it again this week against the New York Yankees, sending an Andrew Miller pitch off the foul pole in right field in the 10th inning to give Washington an 8-6 win.
Zimmerman Walks Off Nats Against Yankees, 9 Years After First Walk-Off HR, Against YankeesRyan Zimmerman hits walk-off homer in bottom of 10th to beat Yankees, nine years after hitting first-career walk-of homer against Yankees.
Nationals 'Franchise Four' Unlikely To Include Nationals Players'Franchise Four,' an MLB contest intended to promote team pride and fan engagement, could very well leave Nationals fans in the dark.