As the deficit grew from two to four to eight, even the Washington Nationals — who grew so accustomed to comeback, last-at-bat heroics during their 10-game winning streak — had to admit that their good thing was coming to an end.
Matt Williams insists his Nationals coaching staff compete in frequent “camaraderie runs” to stay competitive, says first base coach Tony Tarasco.
Nationals utility player Kevin Fandsen says the challenge of coming off the bench is often overlooked, as doing so is “probably the toughest thing in baseball.”
Washington Nationals bench coach Randy Knorr explained the odd superstitions he’s kept up through the team’s ten-game winning streak.
Grant Paulsen and Danny Rouhier have pledged to only talk Nationals on their radio show on 106.7 The Fan for as long as the team’s win streak continues.
The Washington Nationals stretched their winning streak to 10 games with a 1-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.
With the Nationals having walked-off four of the last five nights, here are the greatest walk-off moments in the club’s 10-season history.
If the Nationals win 10 straight, per the term’s of an early season challenge, Matt Williams owes everyone an on-camera Babe Ruth impression.
Bryce Harper has a suggestion for those looking for the perfect word to describe the Washington Nationals’ recent run of walk-off victories and nine straight wins overall.
Matt Williams will stick with Soriano as the Nats’ closer, continues to mentor Harper on baserunning, and gives injury update on Zimmerman.