Washington Nationals

Drew Storen against the Milwaukee Brewers on July 4. (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Drew Storen Discusses Politics of Pitcher Entrance Songs in Baseball

Nationals closer Drew Storen discusses the importance of an entrance song, combined with the thought process behind choosing the right song.


A bank of lights go out during the fourth inning causing a delay in the game between the Washington Nationals and the Los Angeles Dodgers at Nationals Park on July 17, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Faulty Circuit Breaker Blamed for Outage at Nationals Park

The Nationals say a faulty circuit breaker caused the power failure that led to the suspension of Friday night’s game between Washington and the Los Angeles Dodgers.


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)

5 Things Nats Need To Go Right in Second Half to Win NL East

Much work is left if Washington hopes for a third division title in four seasons. Here’s a list of what has to go right in the second half.



Matt Williams on Denard Span’s Lingering Injuries: It’s a ‘Core Deficiency’

Denard Span continues recovering on the disabled list, but from Matt Williams, it sounds like his “core” is more the issue than his back.



Werth to Begin Rehab Assignment at Single-A Potomac

Jayson Werth will begin his rehab assignment at Class-A Potomac on Thursday.


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Nats’ Prospects Giolito, Turner Shine in Futures Game

Lucas Giolito and Trea Turner made key contributions in MLB’s Futures Game, showing D.C. baseball has a bright future.


Max Scherzer #31 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the second inning during a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 12, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Scherzer Allows 4 Hits as Nationals Beat Orioles 3-2

Max Scherzer ended his impressive first half with another dominant performance, taking a three-hitter into the ninth inning to lead the Washington Nationals to a 3-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.


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Nationals Best and Worst Players of the First Decade

The definitive list of the best and worst players over the first decade of Washington Nationals baseball.


Max Scherzer #31 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the second innings during a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on April 17, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Rizzo: Nationals Will Decide on Scherzer’s All-Star Game Participation Soon

Nats GM Mike Rizzo’s preference is to use Max Scherzer against Baltimore on Sunday, disqualifying him from playing in the All-Star Game.


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Reds-Nats Game Postponed by Rain; No Makeup Date Yet

No makeup date was immediately announced. This was the last scheduled game between the teams this season.