Scherzer could miss start with thumb injury
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Max Scherzer played catch on Sunday at Marlins Park, and the Nationals right-hander said his right thumb is still sore. After Sunday's 6-2 loss to the Marlins, manager Matt Williams indicated that Scherzer would not take his next turn in the rotation Tu…Share Tweet
nytimes.com Apr 25 (yesterday)Tom Koehler outpitched Stephen Strasburg, Giancarlo Stanton homered, and the revitalized Miami Marlins earned their fourth win in a row.Share Tweet
Stanton, Marlins send Nats to fourth straight lossMLB.com Apr 25 (yesterday)Tom Koehler threw 7 1/3 scoreless innings on Saturday, and he kept the momentum rolling for the Marlins. Behind the right-hander's gem, Giancarlo Stanton and Adeiny Hechavarria both went yard as Miami blanked the Nationals, 8-0, at Marlins Park.Share Tweet
Koehler, Marlins Win 4th in a Row, Beat Nationals 8-0nytimes.com Apr 25 (yesterday)Tom Koehler outpitched Stephen Strasburg, Giancarlo Stanton homered and the revitalized Miami Marlins earned their fourth win in a row Saturday by beating the slumping Washington Nationals 8-0.Share Tweetnytimes.com Apr 24 (2 days ago)James Loney, Rene Rivera and Tim Beckham each hit a two-run homer as Tampa Bay beat Toronto by 12-3.Share TweetFor the third straight game, Martin Prado delivered the biggest hit of the game with a tie-breaking RBI single in the bottom of the eighth to lift the Marlins to a 3-2 win over the Nationals on Friday night.Share Tweet
Wacha outduels Scherzer to give Cards seriesMLB.com Apr 23 (4 days ago)Cardinals righty Michael Wacha improved to 3-0 on the season as he outlasted and outdueled Max Scherzer in St. Louis' 4-1 win at Nationals Park on Thursday.Share TweetKolten Wong homered and drove in three runs, including the go-ahead double in the eighth, and made a pair of defensive gems to lead the Cardinals to a 7-5 win over the Nationals on Wednesday.Share TweetMLB.com Apr 22 (5 days ago)The plan for Anthony Rendon's rehab from a sprained MCL is taking shape, and is set to take the next step as he gets closer to returning to the Nationals' lineup.Share Tweet
Bryce Harper on D.C. sports trifecta: ‘Get on the boat now or never get on!’Moments after the final second ticked off the clock in Toronto, where the Wizards completed the second part of Tuesday’s D.C. sports trifecta, my full attention turned to the Nationals. “If Bryce Harper hits a walk-off home run,” I thought, with the Nat…Share TweetYunel Escobar capped an unforgettable night in D.C. sports history Tuesday with a walk-off home run off Carlos Villanueva in the 10th inning of the Nationals’ 2-1 over the St. Louis Cardinals. Really, Escobar capped the D.C. sports trifecta with a headf…Share Tweet
Caps, Wizards and Nats wins lead to unforgettable nightThe face of Washington sports Tuesday night belonged not to Nicklas Backstrom, nor to John Wall, nor to Yunel Escobar. The face I’ll remember belonged to John Hartnett, making his way toward the exit at Nationals Park, all giggles and giddiness. The 30-…Share TweetYour browser does not support iframes. Washington Nationals infielder Yunel Escobar has been asked to do quite a bit already this season. Escobar was initially acquired by the team to play second base, a position he hadn't played since 2007. After Antho…Share TweetThe Capitals, Wizards and Nationals had pulled off the D.C. Sports Trifecta before — heck, they did it earlier this month — but not like this. Not anything close to this. In the span of about 12 exhilarating minutes Tuesday, Nicklas Backstrom scored an …Share Tweet
Harper called out after not retouching second baseMLB.com Apr 21 (6 days ago)Nationals left fielder Bryce Harper made a baserunning blunder in the third inning against the Cardinals on Tuesday night at Nationals Park.Share Tweet
A Wetly Annotated List of Chicago Cubs Promos and Giveawaysdeadspin.com Apr 21 (6 days ago)Previously: The Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals .Read more...Share Tweet
Biggest error of the Nationals season? Dumping Chuck Brown’s ‘Bustin’ Loose’.washingtonpost.com Apr 21 (6 days ago)If you’ve been paying attention at Nats Park this season, you’ve noticed one change in presentation. After home runs, Chuck Brown’s “Bustin’ Loose” is no longer the go-to celebration song. We’ve instead been blessed with the musical stylings of Ariana G…Share Tweet
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