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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.



Nationals OF Span Out Until All-Star Break With Back Spasms

Nationals center fielder Denard Span will be sidelined through the All-Star break because of lingering back spasms.


Starting pitcher Max Scherzer #31 of the Washington Nationals walks to the dug out after being pulled during the fifth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Nationals Park on July 7, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Cueto, Votto Outdo Scherzer as Reds Beat Nats 5-0

Johnny Cueto pitched a two-hitter with 11 strikeouts, Joey Votto homered and drove in three runs and the Cincinnati Reds beat Max Scherzer and the Washington Nationals 5-0 Tuesday night.


Matt den Dekker scores on a wild pitch ahead of the tag of Brayan Pena #29 of the Cincinnati Reds in the third inning at Nationals Park on July 6, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Span, Escobar Injured in Nationals’ 3-2 Loss to Reds

Center fielder Denard Span and second baseman Yunel Escobar were gone by the fifth inning, and the Nationals yielded a late run and fell to the Cincinnati Reds 3-2 Monday.



Bryce Harper Bows Out of 2015 Home Run Derby

Bryce Harper officially declines to participate in 2015 Home Run Derby in Cincinnati.



Lead NL Vote-Getter Bryce Harper to Start in 2015 All-Star Game

Bryce Harper finishes first in the National League as MLB All-Star Game voting comes to a close.



Why Nationals Couldn’t Review Controversial Fair Ball Call in Walk-Off Loss to Braves

The Nationals were not allowed to review a controversial ‘fair ball’ call which resulted in a 2-1 walk-off loss to Atlanta.


Max Scherzer #31 of the Washington Nationals.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Maybin’s 9th-Inning Single Helps Braves Beat Nats, Scherzer 2-1

Cameron Maybin drove in the go-ahead run with a chopper against Max Scherzer that bounced over third base in the ninth inning, lifting the Atlanta Braves to a 2-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night.