This is the July 24, 2013 news archive. View today's Nationals rumors and news.
Pirates left-hander Francisco Liriano did not allow a hit until the sixth inning against a struggling and depleted Nationals lineup, and Pedro Alvarez homered off an otherwise-dominant Stephen Strasburg, leading Pittsburgh past Washington 4-2.
Liriano Outduels StrasburgJul 24Francisco Liriano tossed 7 2/3 scoreless innings with eight strikeouts as the Pirates handed the Nationals their sixth straight loss.
NBA -- Kevin Durant's summer not all chills and thrillsJul 24Kevin Durant to keep playing for Team USA.
Sources: Wall, Wizards talk $80M extensionJul 24LAS VEGAS -- The Washington Wizards are in advanced talks on a contract extension with star point guard John Wall on a deal expected to land in the five-year, $80 million range, according to sources close to the process.
Mike Miller decides to join Memphis Grizzlies, according to sourcesJul 24The Memphis Grizzlies have won the race to sign free-agent sharpshooter Mike Miller.
Back in Silver and BlackJul 24PETER KING: You played your first eight seasons in Oakland. When you left for Green Bay in 2006, did you ever think you’d be back? CHARLES WOODSON: Never. But when I was flying in for my [May free-agent] visit, the plane comes off the water into the Oak…