Stephen Strasburg

Stephen Strasburg  throws a pitch in the fifth inning during the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on September 15, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Nats Hand Mets First Home Loss Of 2015, 8-2

The Mets opened 2015 10-0 at home, but the Nationals emphatically snapped that streak on Thursday, winning 8-2 behind Stephen Strasburg.

04/30/2015

Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the sixth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on April 19, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Strasburg Lifts Nationals to 4-1 Win Over Phillies

With Stephen Strasburg’s dominating performance and Denard Span’s return to the lineup, the Washington Nationals are feeling better about themselves.

04/19/2015

Max Scherzer named the Nationals' Opening Day starter ahead of the 2015 regular season. (Phota via @Nationals)

Max Scherzer Named Nationals’ Opening Day Starting Pitcher

The Nationals have announced Max Scherzer as their Opening Day starting pitcher two weeks in advance of the 2015 regular season.

03/23/2015

Stephen Strasburg exits the field in the playoffs.

Stephen Strasburg ‘Very Much Available’ for Trade (Report)

Nationals’ Stephen Strasburg is “very much available” for trade, as both sides believe it’s “time to move on,” reports USA Today’s John Perrotto.

01/19/2015

Stephen Strasburg pitches for the Nationals in the 2014 NLDS

Strasburg, Storen, Fister Agree to Terms with Nationals to Avoid Arbitration

The Nationals have agreed to terms with pitchers Doug Fister, Stephen Strasburg and Drew Storen, to avoid salary arbitration for the 2015 season.

01/16/2015

Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals reacts in the second inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game One of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 3, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Stephen Strasburg ‘Available’ in Relief for Nationals-Giants NLDS Game 4

Stephen Strasburg could be available to pitch in relief Tuesday night, Matt Williams said, with the Nationals facing playoff elimination entering Game 4 of their NLDS matchup against the San Francisco Giants.

10/07/2014

ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 03: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with teammates after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 in eleven innings in Game Two of the American League Division Series at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on October 3, 2014 in Anaheim, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Four LDS Matchups In Full Swing For Weekend Action

All four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.

10/04/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 24: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with fans following the Dodgers' 9-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants to win the National League West Division Championship at Dodger Stadium on September 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League Playoffs

The National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?

10/03/2014

Asdrubal Cabrera of the Washington Nationals is congratulated by Bryce Harper after scoring against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on Sept. 18, 2014 in Miami.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Keys to Nationals vs. Giants NLDS

Here’s a look at the keys to the best-of-five National League Division Series between the Nationals and Giants.

10/02/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 10:  Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the second inning against the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park on September 10, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Williams: Stephen Strasburg to Start Game 1 of NLDS for Nationals vs. Giants

Stephen Strasburg will start Game 1 of the Nationals National League Division Series against the San Francisco Giants, Matt Williams said on Thursday.

10/02/2014

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