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Stephen Strasburg reacts as the Cubs' Donnie Murphy runs the bases after hitting a two-run game-tying home run during the ninth inning on Aug. 22, 2013 at Wrigley Field in Chicago. (Photo: David Banks/Getty Images)

Strasburg Blows Lead, Nats Beat Cubs in Extras

Denard Span scored the go-ahead run on pinch-hitter Chad Tracy’s grounder in the 13th inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Thursday after Stephen Strasburg blew a three-run lead in the ninth.

08/22/2013

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Phillies Drop Third Straight to Nationals, 6-0

Neither Charlie Manuel nor Jimmy Rollins can remember a stretch quite like the one Philadelphia is enduring now. Stephen Strasburg pitched a four-hitter and struck out 10 in the first complete game of his career, Jayson Werth had his second straight three-hit game and the Washington Nationals completed a three-game sweep with a 6-0 victory over the Phillies on Sunday night.

08/12/2013

WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 05:  Wilson Ramos #40 of the Washington Nationals is tagged out at home plate by Brian McCann #16 of the Atlanta Braves in the first inning of a game at Nationals Park on August 5, 2013 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Don Sutton ‘Shocked’ by Nats’ Lackluster Offense, Underwhelming Season

Former Nats’ announcer and Hall of Fame pitcher Don Sutton is “shocked” by Washington’s inability to produce runs, but offered some consolation to Stephen Strasburg, who’s record has been a by-product of their offensive ineptitude.

08/07/2013

Stephen Strasburg watches as the Tigers' Alex Avila rounds the bases after hitting a tiebreaking grand slam in the sixth inning of Tuesday's game in Detroit. (Credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Grand Slam Sinks Nats Against Tigers

Alex Avila hit a tiebreaking grand slam in the sixth inning off Stephen Strasburg and the Detroit Tigers beat the Washington Nationals 5-1 Tuesday night.

07/30/2013

Stephen Strasburg. (Photo credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Strasburg Makes First Regular Season Appearance Versus Tigers

Stephen Strasburg will make his first regular season appearance against Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera and the Detroit Tigers, as the Nats try to keep the surge going after winning four of their last five games.

07/30/2013

Los Angeles Dodgers v Washington Nationals

Soriano Gives Up HR, Nationals Fall 3-2 to Dodgers

Andre Ethier homered off Rafael Soriano to lead off the ninth inning and the Nationals went 1 for 9 with runners in scoring position Friday night in a 3-2 defeat to the Los Angeles Dodgers.

07/20/2013

Pitcher Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals throws against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on July 12, 2013 in Miami, Florida.The Marlins defeated the Nationals 8-3. (Credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Early Runs Don’t Help Struggling Strasburg

The Washington Nationals gave Strasburg a three-run lead in the first inning, but the Miami Marlins responded with five in their half in route to an 8-3 win on Friday night.

07/13/2013

Nationals pitcher Dan Haren. (Credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Rizzo Denies Interest in Trade for Pitcher, Makes Reference to Nats’ ‘Big Three’

Nats GM Mike Rizzo denied rumors that Washington’s looking to trade for a starting pitcher before the deadline, saying he’s confident Dan Haren will bounce back, and made maybe the first public reference to the team’s top three pitchers as “The Big Three.”

07/03/2013

Stephen Strasburg. (Photo credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Strasburg’s Gem Wasted; Brewers Top Nationals 4-0

Stephen Strasburg had hitters flailing at curveballs for seven scoreless innings Tuesday night, getting all eight of his strikeouts with the same pitch in a magnificent outing that was wasted when the Milwaukee Brewers scored off the Washington Nationals bullpen for a 4-0 victory.

07/02/2013

Bryce Harper. (Photo credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Rays of Hope for Nats at Halfway Point of Regular Season

At the halfway point of the 2012 season, the surprising Nationals were 48-33 and led the second-place New York Mets by four and a half games in the National League East race.

07/01/2013

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