Tanner Roark

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

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