Washington Nationals


Nationals’ Chance of Making Playoffs Plummets After Latest Loss

The Nationals’ playoff chances plummeted after their latest loss. Matt Williams discusses how disappointing missing the postseason would be.

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WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 26:  Yunel Escobar #5 of the Washington Nationals cannot beat the throw to Yangervis Solarte #26 of the San Diego Padres in the seventh inning during a baseball game at Nationals Park on August 26, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Escobar’s Double Play Kills Rally; Padres Beat Nationals 6-5

After Yunel Escobar’s swing on a 3-0 pitch resulted in a rally-killing double play, Nationals manager Matt Williams said his team can’t change its aggressive approach.

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Matt Williams Has Nats Focused On Today Only

Crushed under the weight of big picture expectations, the Nats are ready to put together winning streak by focusing on the details.



Zimmerman Cops to Scoreboard Watching as Nats Chase Mets

The Nats understand where they’re at – no longer ‘the hunted – Ryan Zimmerman says, but they’re excited to apply pressure to the Mets in the home stretch.



Zimmerman Slams Padres Into Submission, 8-3

Ryan Zimmerman’s 6th-inning grand slam kept the Nats out of reach of the Padres, but Bryce Harper extending the inning was the real story.



With Span Expected to Return, Nats Can Finally Field Projected Opening Day Lineup

Denard Span is expected to return, meaning for the first time, in August, the Nationals may finally field the team they were designed to be.



Denard Span Looks in Peak Form on Latest Rehab Assignment

Denard Span appears to be close to MLB ready, if his latest rehab assignment is any indicator.


Jayson Werth is mobbed by teammates after  hitting a walk-off home run in Game 4 of the NLDS in 2012. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Win Tickets to the Nats-Marlins Game on Jayson Werth Bobblehead Night

Listen to The Sports Junkies on 106.7 The Fan all week for your chance to win tickets to the Nationals-Marlins game.



Nationals 3B Escobar Leaves After Apparent Injury

Nationals third baseman Yunel Escobar has left Friday’s game against Milwaukee due to an apparent injury suffered trying to catch a foul ball in the first inning.



Nationals Call Up Rookie Shortstop Trea Turner

The Washington Nationals have called up 22-year-old rookie shortstop Trea Turner from Class-AAA Syracuse.