Nationals efforts to sign Jordan Zimmermann and Ian Desmonds have failed so far, and all sides say negotiations will stop on Opening Day.
Tyler Clippard has been named the Oakland Athletics’ closer, according to MLB.com’s Jane Lee.
Bryce Harper’s reaction to the news that the Washington Nationals added Max Scherzer to an already-talented starting staff drew quite a lot of attention.
After announcing sale of the lot to a developer in February, Fairgrounds ownership confirmed the site will operate through the Nats season.
Bryce Harper is made of some kind of granite posing alongside Max Scherzer for the cover of Sports Illustrated’s 2015 MLB Preview issue.
Tony Gwynn Jr. ‘playing his way into the conversation’ of making the Nationals’ Opening Day roster.
The Nationals have announced Max Scherzer as their Opening Day starting pitcher two weeks in advance of the 2015 regular season.
Justin Verlander allowed three homers and five runs while pitching into the fifth inning as a Detroit Tigers split squad tied the Washington Nationals 7-7 in a game called after nine innings Sunday.
Ryan Zimmerman is learning how to play first base on the fly, and getting comfortable with his new full-time position in time for the start of the 2015 season.
Anthony Rendon will miss a few days of Nationals’ spring training action with a sprained MCL in his left knee.