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A fan struck by a line drive off the bat of Nationals second baseman Daniel Murphy during the first inning of Tuesday night's 7-6 Indians win at Progressive Field was taken to a local hospital for further treatment.Share Tweet
Indians Rally for 3 in 9th to Stun Nationals 7-6nytimes.com 5 hours agoFrancisco Lindor pushed an RBI single through Washington's drawn-in infield with one out in the ninth inning, and the Cleveland Indians rallied for three runs in their final at-bat to stun the Washington Nationals 7-6 on Tuesday night in a matchup of tw…Share Tweet
Nationals give rookie Turner chance in centerMLB.com 8 hours agoNationals manager Dusty Baker had been initially reluctant to start Trea Turner in center field. After all, Turner's experience there was limited after spending much of the season in the Minors playing shortstop and second base.Share TweetBashaud Breeland prefers to travel in packs to training camp. The third-year cornerback rolled into training camp at the Redskins facility with his four bulldog puppies. The pups were part of a litter from his female bulldog whom he found a mate for via…Share Tweet
Beal signs new contract to return to Wizardsnba.com 11 hours agoWashington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld announced today that the team has re-signed guard Bradley Beal. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.Share TweetWith Junior Galette done, Preston Smith must prosper for RedskinsShare Tweetredskinsgab.com Jul 25 (yesterday)The Redskins Monday announced they have released Kyshoen Jarrett after the safety failed his physical before training camp. Jarrett sustained nerve damage to a shoulder in the regular-season finale against Dallas. He didn’t participate in any offseason …Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 25 (yesterday)On Sunday, Washington Nationals left fielder Jayson Werth was thrown a pitch he had no idea what to do with. In the bottom of the fifth inning of the Nationals’ game against the San Diego Padres, Padres reliever Carlos Villanueva was pitching to Werth i…Share Tweet
Lopez among top prospect performers SundayMLB.com Jul 24 (2 days ago)Nationals No. 5 prospect Reynaldo Lopez is among the top prospect performers in the Minors on Sunday.Share Tweet
Padres storm past Nationals late in slugfestMLB.com Jul 24 (2 days ago)The Nationals and Padres found themselves in a slugfest on Sunday afternoon at Nationals Park. When it was over, the Padres outslugged the Nationals, 10-6.Share Tweet
Schimpf's moonshot sends SD's HR streak to 21 gamesMLB.com Jul 24 (3 days ago)The Padres' franchise-record home run streak is still alive. Ryan Schimpf's thunderous long-ball in the second inning of San Diego's 3-2 loss to the Nationals on Saturday gave the Padres their 21st consecutive game with a homer.Share TweetMatt Kemp homered twice and drove in four runs, rookie Luis Perdomo pitched seven solid innings and the San Diego Padres beat the Washington Nationals 5-3 on Friday night to snap a four-game losing streak.Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 22 (4 days ago)Josh Norman showed remarkable restraint. You’d figure that after New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham told GQ that Norman was only relevant because of him, Norman would to respond in kind. Norman is not afraid of mixing it up. But the Washington Redsk…Share Tweet
Chapman Nats' top target before Trade DeadlineMLB.com Jul 22 (4 days ago)The Nationals continue to have Yankees left-hander Aroldis Chapman as their top target before the Aug. 1 non-waiver Trade Deadline.Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jul 22 (5 days ago)The Washington Capitals and Marcus Johansson avoided arbitration Tuesday by making a compromise. Johansson wanted $5.25 million per season, the Capitals wanted to pay $3.85 million and the two sides met almost exactly in the middle — $4.583 million — to…Share TweetMLB.com Jul 21 (5 days ago)The Marlins are bringing plenty of confidence into a big series this weekend at home against the Mets. They beat the Phillies on Thursday night at Citizens Bank Park, 9-3, to win three games in the four-game series. Miami has moved within 4 1/2 games of…Share Tweet
End of streak just a blip on Stras' masterful runMLB.com Jul 21 (5 days ago)Even though Stephen Strasburg had built an unbeaten record through his first 17 starts this season and had not suffered a loss since last September, outings like the one Thursday afternoon that have left the Nationals so encouraged by what the pitcher h…Share TweetA hot streak and a home run earlier in the afternoon earned Justin Turner the green light on Stephen Strasburg. He made the most of it.Share Tweet
Puig exits Nats finale with right hamstring tightnessMLB.com Jul 21 (6 days ago)Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig exited Thursday's game against the Nationals with an apparent injury.Share Tweet
High School Wrestler Delivers An Attitude Adjustment To His Opponentdeadspin.com Jul 21 (6 days ago)Pro wrestling collided with freestyle wrestling when Tyler Curd of Oak Grove High School (Mo.) delivered an Attitude Adjustment to his opponent during a 220-pound match Wednesday at the USA Wrestling Cadet/Junior Nationals in Fargo. Read more...Share Tweet
Redskins' starting D should include several changes this yearESPN.com Jul 21 (6 days ago)Redskins' starting D should include several changes this yearShare Tweet
Nats power up, speed up to down DodgersMLB.com Jul 21 (6 days ago)Bryce Harper led the hitting barrage on Wednesday night, and the Nationals pounded the Dodgers, 8-1, at Nationals Park.Share Tweet
Are the Redskins serious about Greg Hardy?Jul 26Tim Hasselbeck suspects that the Redskins are just doing research and aren't ready to move forward with signing scandal-ridden DE Greg Hardy.
Riddick: Redskins signing Hardy would send wrong messageJul 26Louis Riddick explains why in his mind signing Greg Hardy would be a mistake for the Redskins.
Norman 'couldn't care less' about Beckham Jr. commentsJul 22Josh Norman says his numbers speak for themselves and Odell Beckham's comments about him are irrelevant.
Bomani: Beckham Jr.'s comments on Norman 'arrogant'Jul 22Bomani Jones calls Odell Beckham Jr.'s comments suggesting he's the reason Josh Norman is now relevant one of the more "arrogant things" he's ever heard anyone say.