Tanner Roark

Tanner Roark throws for the Washington Nationals.

Tanner Roark ‘Comfortable’ with Whatever Role Helps Washington Nationals Win

Tanner Roark, who may be bumped to the bullpen with Scherzer’s addition, is here to do his job – whatever that job is – to help the Nationals win in 2015.

02/24/2015

Adam LaRoche hits a three-run home run in the fifth inning against the New York Mets at Nationals Park on Sept. 23, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

LaRoche’s Blast Lifts Nats Past Mets

Nationals center fielder Denard Span left in the third inning after making a diving, tumbling catch, and NL East champion Washington went on to a 4-2 victory over the New York Mets on Tuesday night.

09/23/2014

Members of the Nationals celebrate after the NL East division-clinching game against the Braves at Turner Field on Sept. 16, 2014 in Atlanta. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

A Year Delayed, Nats Celebrate 2nd NL East Title

The Washington Nationals celebrated like a team that expected to be in this position a year ago.

09/16/2014

Jayson Werth #28 of the Washington Nationals is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after hitting a three run home run in the first inning of the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on July 13, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (credit: Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Werth Homers, Knocks in 4 in Nats’ Win Over Phils

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.

07/13/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - JUNE 6: Marcus Stroman #54 of the Toronto Blue Jays delivers a pitch in the first inning during MLB game action against the St. Louis Cardinals on June 6, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 12 Starts And Sits

The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.

06/13/2014

SAN DIEGO, CA - MAY 10: Chase Headley #7 of the San Diego Padres hits a three-run home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins at Petco Park May 10, 2014 in San Diego, California.

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 9 Starts And Sits

The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.

05/23/2014

Matt Williams#9 of the Washington Nationals stands on pitchers mound after lifting pitcher Tanner Roark #57, left, during the sixth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on May 3, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Catcher Jose Lobaton #59, third baseman Anthony Rendon #6 and short stop Ian Desmond #20 join Williams on the mound. (credit: Chris Gardner/Getty Images)

LaRoche, Walters Homer, Nats Lose 7-2 to Phils

Washington Nationals right-hander Tanner Roark chalked up his latest outing as a learning experience for a young pitcher.

05/04/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 26: Tanner Roark #57 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the first inning against the San Diego Padres at Nationals Park on April 26, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Roark Stymies Padres With Three-Hitter as Nats Win, 4-0

Tanner Roark pitched a three-hitter for the first complete game of his career as the Washington Nationals beat the San Diego Padres 4-0 on Saturday.

04/26/2014

Tanner Roark #57 of the Washington Nationals pitches during the 4th inning of a spring training game against the New York Yankees on March 3, 2014 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. (Credit: Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Report: Fister to Start Season on DL, Roark, Jordan Make 25-Man Roster

Doug Fister will start the 2014 MLB season on the 15-day disabled list, and Tanner Roark and Taylor Jordan have both been informed they’ve made the Opening Day roster, Bill Ladsen is reporting for MLB.com.

03/28/2014