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Bryce Harper is not in the Nationals lineup for Tuesday's game against the Phillies, a day after being hit in the knee by a fastball from Jeremy Hellickson that would eventually force him out of Monday's game.Share Tweet
ESPN.com 9 hours agoNiles Paul: Healthy roster makes Redskins a 'force to be reckoned with'Share Tweetthehockeynews.com 17 hours agoPITTSBURGH – Penguins center Nick Bonino attracts clutch goals like a human magnet. He entered Game 1 of his first Stanley Cup final with three career overtime winners, including a series-clincher against the Washington Capitals in this year’s Metropoli…Share TweetDaniel Murphy continued his scorching-hot month of May by collecting three-hits, including the go-ahead two-run single in the eighth to lead the Nationals to a 4-3 comeback victory against the Phillies on Monday night at Citizens Bank Park.Share TweetESPN.com May 30 (yesterday)Kirk Cousins says Redskins' talent allows him to spread ball aroundShare Tweet
AHL Calder Cup final preview: Lake Erie Monsters vs. Hershey Bearsthehockeynews.com May 30 (yesterday)The first time AHL teams from Cleveland and Hershey played in a Calder Cup final was 75 years ago, when the Barons beat the Bears in five games. Now, during the league’s 80th anniversary celebrations, the Cleveland-based Lake Erie Monsters will try to t…Share Tweet
The Cardinals Lost Their 25th Gamedeadspin.com May 29 (yesterday)Stephen Strasburg gave up a single run over his six innings, and the Washington Nationals knocked around the St. Louis Cardinals bullpen late, combining to send the Cardinals to a 10-2 road loss Sunday.Read more...Share Tweet
Strasburg moves to 9-0 as Nats rout CardsMLB.com May 29 (yesterday)The Nationals continue to shine with Stephen Strasburg on the mound. The right-hander pitched six solid innings and helped Washington rout the Cardinals, 10-2, on Sunday afternoon at Nationals Park.Share Tweetyahoo.com May 29 (2 days ago)Washington Nationals right-hander Max Scherzer has not only developed into one of MLB's most dominant pitchers, he's also a pretty decent hitter. That seems to be the trend these days among the National League's top hurlers. It's well documented that pi…Share Tweet
Garcia earns longer stay with red-hot batMLB.com May 29 (3 days ago)Greg Garcia was supposed to be in Las Vegas on Saturday night, playing for the Memphis Redbirds of the Triple-A Pacific Coast League. That was the plan, at least, before Garcia's hot bat turned him into a Nationals nightmare and Cardinals hero.Share Tweet
Waino sparks offense, holds off Nats' surgeMLB.com May 28 (3 days ago)Adam Wainwright helped himself with the bat and withstood a Nationals home run charge as the Cardinals won, 9-4, Saturday night at Nationals Park.Share Tweetnytimes.com May 28 (3 days ago)Two on, two out, a run in and a chance for St. Louis to take control of its game against the Washington Nationals.Share Tweet
Murphy sets club record with 41st hit in MayMLB.com May 28 (3 days ago)Daniel Murphy put himself in the Nationals' record books Saturday night with his 41st hit in May, a club record for one month.Share Tweetthehockeynews.com May 27 (4 days ago)The Hershey Bears may have to play Game 5 of their Calder Cup playoff series on Sunday without the services of defenceman Madison Bowey. Bowey was ejected from Game 4 on Friday night after catching Toronto Marlies forward Kasperi Kapanen with an elbow t…Share Tweet
Piscotty, Cardinals Slam Scherzer, Nationals 6-2nytimes.com May 27 (4 days ago)As Jaime Garcia rediscovered his winning form, pitching counterpart Max Scherzer lost the strike zone and then the game by allowing yet another home run.Share Tweetyahoo.com May 27 (4 days ago)Baseball players are creatures of habit. When things are going well, you change nothing about your routine. When things are going poorly, you have to find the one thing holding you back. When you're Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper and you find…Share Tweet
The Washington Wizards Are Reportedly Prepared To Offer Bradley Beal A Max Contractdimemag.com May 27 (4 days ago)USA TODAY Sports Loaded with talent but unable to stay healthy for a full season, Bradley Beal’s value over the course of his next contract is impossible to predict. He believes he’s worth the maximum, but his performance to date says he isn’t worth it.…Share TweetBryce Harper and Danny Espinosa each socked home runs Thursday night as the Washington Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals, 2-1.Read more...Share Tweetyahoo.com May 26 (5 days ago)Prior to Thursday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper was probably pretty frustrated with his recent performance. The 23-year-old came into the contest hitting just .194 during the month of May, and had only…Share Tweet
Harper busts homer slump with monster shotMLB.com May 26 (5 days ago)Call it the Big Bang Theory. Everybody knew Bryce Harper's home run drought wouldn't last much longer, and it ended with quite a bang during Thursday's 2-1 victory over the Cardinals.Share TweetWizards' Morris detained for suspected marijuanaShare Tweet
Daniel Murphy is next Washington Nationals star to ride the pineESPN.com May 26 (5 days ago)Daniel Murphy is next Washington Nationals star to ride the pineShare Tweet
Student of the game: Yo shows ability to adjustMLB.com May 26 (5 days ago)The visitor's batting cage at Nationals Park is a spacious area, colorless walls contrasting with fake green turf, a bank of white plastic folding chairs off to one side. Throughout the Mets' recent three-game series with the Nationals, the chairs gener…Share Tweet
Preston Smith stands out in OTA sessionMay 25ESPN Redskins reporter John Keim says Preston Smith and the defense, including safety DeAngelo Hall, had a big day against the offense Wednesday.
Roster decisions looming large for these NFL teamsMay 25NFL Insider Field Yates talks about the big roster decisions that the Colts, Redskins and Texans all need to make this offseason.
Torre: No place for Redskins' nickname in NFLMay 22In response to a recent poll on the Washington Redskins' nickname, Pablo S. Torre says if a word is defined in the dictionary as an ethnic slur, a team shouldn't use it.
Jones' reaction to Washington Post pollMay 20Bomani Jones explains where his stance on Washington's nickname comes from.